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Family Friendly is Business Friendly: Creating an Inclusive and Responsive Culture

Tuesday, March 21, 2023

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Partnership Tower 701 Avenida de las Americas, Suite 900 Houston, Texas 77010

Save to Calendar 2023-03-21 14:30:00 2023-03-21 16:00:00 Family Friendly is Business Friendly: Creating an Inclusive and Responsive Culture Join us for the first One Houston Together Event of the year on Tuesday, March 21. Creating inclusive workplace cultures includes creating workplaces that support working parents and families. Join us for a dynamic discussion of the tools available to companies such as The Best Place for Working Parents, implications of family friendly policies for employees and organizations, and possibilities for using the assessment to inform evidence-based policies and inclusive organizational cultures.   Panelists Include: Jai Collier, Director DEI, TDECU  Sadie Funk, National Director, The Best Place for Working Parents Jannica Palmer, Lead, HR Policy, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Motiva Enterprises LLC Sara Redington, Chief Philanthropy Officer, The Miles Foundation Moderator: LaTanya Flix, Senior Vice President of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Greater Houston Partnership One Houston Together is the Partnership’s commitment to leverage the power of the business community to reduce inequities in our region. The effort is focused on two priority areas: increasing racial equity in the corporate talent pipeline as well as board leadership and accelerating the growth of underrepresented businesses.  Partnership Tower 701 Avenida de las Americas Suite 900 , Houston, TX, 77010 Houston.org ghp@houston.org America/Chicago public
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About this Event

Join us for the first One Houston Together Event of the year on Tuesday, March 21.

Creating inclusive workplace cultures includes creating workplaces that support working parents and families. Join us for a dynamic discussion of the tools available to companies such as The Best Place for Working Parents, implications of family friendly policies for employees and organizations, and possibilities for using the assessment to inform evidence-based policies and inclusive organizational cultures.  

Panelists Include:

  • Jai Collier, Director DEI, TDECU 
  • Sadie Funk, National Director, The Best Place for Working Parents
  • Jannica Palmer, Lead, HR Policy, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Motiva Enterprises LLC
  • Sara Redington, Chief Philanthropy Officer, The Miles Foundation
  • Moderator: LaTanya Flix, Senior Vice President of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Greater Houston Partnership

One Houston Together is the Partnership’s commitment to leverage the power of the business community to reduce inequities in our region. The effort is focused on two priority areas: increasing racial equity in the corporate talent pipeline as well as board leadership and accelerating the growth of underrepresented businesses. 

Tickets

Individual

Questions?

Contact Marjorie Meier.

mmeier@houston.org

Interested in branding?

Contact Terry Leibowitz

tleibowitz@houston.org
713-844-3644

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Agenda

Check-In & Networking
2:30 - 3:00 p.m.
Event
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Attendance

Open to

Members

Presenting Sponsor

Bronze Sponsors

Frost Bank 
INEOS
Silver Eagle Distributors Houston, LLC

Signature Sponsors

Executive Partners