Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Workshop Series offered by Columinate consultant LaDonna Sanders Redmond

May 14th 2021

Columinate is pleased to offer an upcoming workshop series around Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion hosted by one of our consultants, LaDonna Sanders Redmond, “Implementing DEI Principles for Organizational Impact.”

Workshop schedule is as follows:

  • May 19th: Diversity Equity and Inclusion 101
  • May 27th: Addressing Unconscious Bias
  • June 2nd: Microaggressions in the Workplace
  • June 14th: Bystander Intervention
  • July 13th: Communicating across Conflict & Differences
Full information about the series can be found here: https://columinate.coop/events/makingchange/
We are excited about this series and think it’s going to be highly relevant and impactful to a lot of cooperators: boards, management, committees, many of whom are trying right now to figure out how to implement DEI changes at their organizations.

LaDonna is a Qualified Administrator (QA) of the Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI) and Intercultural Organizational Development Consultant and Coach with Columinate. LaDonna Redmond is the former Diversity and Community Engagement Manager for the Seward Co-op in Minneapolis, MN. LaDonna led the co-ops diversity and engagement initiatives that contributes positively to organizational culture, marketplace competitiveness, and social responsibility.

LaDonna is a community activist who worked on several public health issues throughout her career such as substance abuse, violence and food justice. LaDonna successfully worked to get Chicago Public Schools to eliminate junk food, launched urban agriculture projects, started a community grocery store and worked on federal farm policies to expand access to healthy food in communities of color. LaDonna is a 2003, WK Kellogg Food and Society Policy Fellow In 2009, Redmond was one of 25 citizen and business leaders named a Responsibility Pioneer by Time Magazine. LaDonna has a popular Tedx talk, Food + Justice = Democracy.