Greetings from the Founder,

Dennis Kennedy

Dennis KennedyAs the founder of the National Diversity Council, I would like to welcome you to the first edition of the 2016 Michigan Diversity Council Newsletter. We are very excited about our past accomplishments in 2015 and look forward to a robust agenda in 2016. On April 26 2016 we will be hosting one of our most popular events, the Women in Leadership Symposium, which is being held in Detroit, Michigan.

Celebrating Black History and Women History Months

The months of February and March seek to highlight the contributions of African Americans and Women, recognizing that their significant impacts have changed the fabric of the workforce and our communities. In celebration of February's Black History Month and March's Women's History Month...

Embracing Differences and Creating a Culture of Respect and Inclusiveness for LGBT Workers

According to a 2012 Gallup poll in which 120,000 U.S. adults participated, 3.4% identified themselves as either lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT). This means today's workplace is more diverse than ever before; so, learning to embrace differences has become an imperative for organizational success. Therefore, employers are expected to create a culture of respect and inclusiveness in which differences can be embraced, and all employees feel accepted for who they are...


Advisory Board opportunity

Board of Directors opportunity

National Newsletter Committee


March 31, 2016 Member Meet and Greet

April 26, 2016 WILS Event

ON THE HORIZON!! -Summer Solstice Meet and Greet/Workshop
-Veterans Symposium
-Diversity and Inclusion Conference

Corporate Partners