A Culture of Diversity and Inclusion: No Longer Optional

  • Wednesday - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Clark - Floor 4
  • #PMDMC18

Every public media organization knows diversity and inclusion is important, but did you know prospective talent, business partners, and funders are increasingly considering it as a criterion before joining or supporting us? In this session, system leaders who’ve moved the needle at their organizations will talk about the moral, social, legal, and business cases for increasing diversity and inclusion. Learn how all staff can take steps to implement effective inclusion practices and ensure their station stands out as an industry leader.

General Interest, Broadcast Agnostic


Sandra Clark | Vice President of News and Civic Dialogue | WHYY

Andrew Ramsammy | Founder | UnitedPublic Strategies

Consuela Steward | Executive Assistant | KPBS

JJ Yore | General Manager | WAMU