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Leadership's Role in Advancing the Conversation About Inclusion

Event Details
Nov 8, 2022   – 
Online

How can manufacturing leaders, typically white males, recognize and combat biases, create a fair and inclusive environment, and encourage colleagues from marginalized communities to advance? Join this session for effective insights to be a better ally to underrepresented communities in the manufacturing industry.

We'll be featuring a panel moderated by Athena Polydorou, Managing Director, Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) Community at Manufacturers Alliance. Joining her will be panelist Karla Robertson, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary & Chief Social Responsibility Officer at Pentair plc. Pentair has been named one of America’s Best Employers for Women in 2022 by Forbes.

This event is part of the Bridging the Gap: Building an Equitable Workforce Series.

Speakers

Athena Polydorou

Athena Polydorou

Managing Director, Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) Community

Karla Robertson

Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary & Chief Social Responsibility Officer, Pentair plc

Marcel Santiz, Director of Treasury, Masco

Marcel Santiz

Director of Treasury, Masco

Marcel is a thirty-year veteran in the field of global treasury and has spent the last twenty-six years with Masco Corporation; a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of branded home improvement and building products.  In addition to holding the position of Director of Treasury at Masco, Marcel leads DE&I for Masco’s headquarters. He is also an expert in data and systems integration as well as process efficiency and disaster recovery.  Marcel holds a master’s degree in corporate finance and serves as Board Chair for Community and Home Supports, a Detroit non-profit that provides support services to prevent homelessness.