2013 Using Metrics to Assess and Address Workforce Diversity

Join the Michigan Diversity Council, as Skot Welch discusses how to use metrics to assess and address workforce diversity.


When and Where

Wayne State University – Oakland Center
33737 West Twelve Mile Road
Room 412
Farmington Hills, MI 48331
Friday, February 22, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM (EST)


Event Details

Skot Welch, Founder/Managing Parnter of Global Bridge Builders, will discuss why most diversity initiatives don’t last (determining a sustainable vs. non-sustainable initiative) and what key measures matter, in an interactive discussion.

Skot Welch is Founder/Managing Partner of Global Bridge Builders, a results focused organization comprised of a team of individuals with extensive experience in the development and implementation of sustainable, process-focused cultural competency, and inclusion initiatives. Skot served as Managing Partner for Diversity Management Strategists (DMS), a diversity consulting firm focused on the assessment, development and implementation of measurable diversity initiatives.

Welch has worked in the area of Diversity Management for nearly 20 years and his sought after in-depth knowledge of organizational diversity management systems development brings together and maximizes the perfect blend of people and process.Recently, Skot served as Vice President of Business Development and Benchmarking Services for Diversity Inc Magazine, where he was responsible for new industry development and diversity best practices benchmarking analysis of the Fortune 500.Skot is also co-host of Radio in Black and White a weekly, one hour, positive, free flowing, solutions oriented discussion about faces and places. Show hosts, guests and live callers discuss new multicultural, multiracial models emerging in society.Skot received his Bachelors Degree (B.A.) from Albion College and His Masters in Management and International Marketing (M.M.) from Aquinas College.



9:00 a.m. — 9:30 a.m. Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:30 a.m. — 10:15 a.m. Presentation
10:15 a.m. — 10:45 a.m. Q&A
10:45 a.m. Close


Individual Registration, Member — Free

Individual Registration, Non-member — $23.54