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D&I Arc Panel

September 19, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
Two Embarcadero Center, 5th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111

The Diversity & Inclusion Committee proudly hosts a brown bag D&I Lunch and Learn to discuss strategies for tapping into new talent pools while meeting your D&I goals and improving your bottom line. Kristen Pedersen, VP of Education and Workforce Inclusion at The Arc San Francisco, will present how to partner with workforce development agencies to find the right candidates for your administrative needs. The Arc San Francisco has been a leader in workforce development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in the Bay Area for over 30 years. Their employer partners include Morrison Forrester, Hanson Bridgett, Facebook, Google, Salesforce and Amazon. We will dispel myths about hiring people with disabilities, learn how to navigate potential barriers and best practices for dynamic and inclusive teams. This panel will discuss how to find the right talent, how to partner with disability organizations and the supports and incentives available to employers. 


$18.00 Guest of an ALA Golden Gate Chapter Member

$0.00 Business Partner Ticket