Diversity is about more than you think. Ethnicity and gender are part of it, but so much more is involved.
Join us for Freedom Talk Podcast.
DIVERSITY IN TECH
Hear From Industry Veterans
Today we are with a group of amazing current and future leaders! Our special edition of Freedom Talk is hosted at Penn State University. This episode is dedicated to all of our current and future TRAILBLAZERS!
Dr. Jason Gines is the Director, Office of Multicultural Affairs at Penn State College of Information Sciences and Technology.
Jason Gines II is preparing for the big step towards college and joins us to talk about some of his experiences.
Darcel Roane is a current student and Digital Archivist at The Pennsylvania State University Applied Research Laboratory.
Sheclyia King-Allsopp is a current student and Security Analyst with Penn State University.
Cierra Deshong is a current student at Penn State University and works part-time while attending school.
Alvin Glay is a marketing professional with over 12 years' experience in digital marketing. His experience span across eCommerce, acquisition media, and web analytics. His core competencies include developing plans and strategies to acquire new customers via SEO, PPC, affiliate, shopping engine, dispay, email, social ads, and managing retention marketing with email and social initiatives.
Jessica Helsten brings years of industry experience to discuss how there are mentors for where you are at today and mentors for where you want to be tomorrow.
Theresa Hernandez is with us today to share her often difficult experiences from the past. Listen as we talk with Theresa Hernandez who has insights from past employers. She is also a big LGBTQ advocate who works in the financial services industry. Remember, if you deny having a problem, that is a problem.
Veneetia E. Johnson, Executive Doctor of Business (EDB) candidate at Georgia State University is an experienced corporate executive, technology and leadership consultant, executive mentor, and educator with over 20 years of experience. Veneetia brings passion to her career as a technology executive and innovation strategist. Her experience crosses many business domains: Airport Operations, Warehouse Management, E-commerce, and HR Systems. She enjoys helping her team tackle their toughest business challenges while bringing innovation to develop technical solutions. At the time of her dissertation was active leading multiple Blockchain initiatives in partnership with several Fortune 500 companies and serving on the Board of BiTA, Blockchain in Transport Alliance.
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