Forging direction and setting the pace for the Pacific Northwest and around the globe to be known as a world-class pluralistic and inclusive society where all people can live, learn, work and thrive. 

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2021 NW Diversity Learning Series

SPEAK UP! SPEAK OUT! GET INTO GOOD TROUBLE, NECESSARY TROUBLE

Dig into the roots of systemic inequities buried in our organizations. Become a champion of transformative change toward systemic EQUITY — NOW!   Learn more about the 2021 Series Topics HERE.

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Consulting & Classes

Are your DEI efforts stuck? Do you want a more effective approach? Are you clear about your change strategy? Are you struggling to gain senior leader buy-in? Are you looking for targeted DEI training classes?  Learn more about ISDI’s consulting services & off-the shelf classes—discover how to transform your DEI efforts!

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Special Events

ISDI hosts a variety of Special Events throughout the year.  To learn more about what these are click HERE!

 
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ABOUT

The Institute for Sustainable Diversity and Inclusion (ISDI), founded in November 2015, is a non-profit organization established for the purpose of educating, supporting and collaborating with key stakeholders on ways to leverage differences and practice inclusion to enhance individual and organizational success. 

 

The Northwest Diversity Learning Series (NWDLS), celebrating its 23rd year in 2021, continues to provide relevant, substantive, thought-leading and cost-effective educational programming on diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) for managers and employees in the Puget Sound region and beyond with virtual delivery of powerful, impactful and results driven sessions, led by world-class presenters and thought leaders.

 

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ISDI TEAM

Leadership

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Barbara Deane

Co-Director

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Effenus Henderson

Co-Director

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Eddie Pate

Board of Directors

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Amelia Ransom

Board of Directors

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Julie Reimer

NWDLS Program Manager

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Consulting Project Manager

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Laura Isaza

Strategic Project Manager

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