Member Webinar: Black History Month 2024

February 1, 2024 | 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm EST Virtual
DBP Member Event
DBP Member Webinar
Event Information

Celebrate Black History Month with us through an engaging webinar exploring the transformative power of community.

Join trailblazers shaping Black history as they share insights on innovative programs fostering success and engagement, especially for Black employees. Gain practical tips on building inclusive spaces and creating new initiatives from leaders who have implemented programs to uplift and empower Black employees and communities.

This event promises inspiration and actionable strategies, amplifying the impactful efforts of individuals, ERGs, and organizations supporting the Black community in workplaces — and beyond.


Who Should Attend
  • Advocates and Champions of Black Employees and Black Communities
  • DEI Practitioners
  • ERG Leaders and Members
  • HR and Talent Leaders
Participants Will Hear

Glory EdimFounder of Well-Read Black Girl

Well-Read Black Girl began as a nationwide book club and has evolved into a literacy non-profit celebrating the life changing power of literature. Hear directly from founder, Glory Edim, on how Well-Read Black Girl delivers on its mission to use storytelling as a tool for advocacy and collective empowerment.


René DeidaVice President of Corporate Giving at Prudential Financial

Prudential Financial is committed to providing opportunities for employees to meaningfully impact their communities through BRGs. René Deida will share details about the Building Diverse Leaders & Boards and PruBono programs, how they benefit both the community and BRG leaders, and the measurable impact the programs have had since they began.


Shakura Brewer – Founding Leader of Kohler’s Women’s Leadership Summit, former VP of BLK Catalyst BRG.

Through a cross-BRG partnership, BLK Catalyst and the Kohler BRGs hosted the inaugural Kohler Women’s Leadership Summit, successfully impacting more than 1,000 Kohler employees. This event began from a conversation with the BLK Catalyst leadership team and ultimately expanded to include and serve all BRGs. Hear from one of the KWLS founders and former VP of BLK Catalyst, Shakura Brewer, about the impact of this event and the benefit it provided to the full Kohler community.


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Shakura Brewer
Sr. Manager - IT, CX & Digital
Kohler Energy
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Glory Edim
Author, Activist, and Founder
Well-Read Black Girl
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René O. Deida
Vice President, Corporate Giving
Prudential Financial, Inc.
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Nichelle Wash
Associate Director, Advisory