2010 Summit: Speakers


Opening Plenary: Kimberly Reed, Kinsey Sicks, Virasb Vahidi

Plenary II: Selisse Berry, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Brad Smith

Closing Plenary: Chai Feldblum, Chely Wright


Women's leadership luncheon: Ilene Chaiken, Sheila Kuehl

Human Resources luncheon: Steve Salbu

UCLA Williams Institute and UCLA ExecutiveEducation Speakers Series: Putting Research into Practice

Session 1
LGBT Demographics
Gary J. Gates, The Williams Institute’s Distinguished Scholar

Session 2
LGBT Diversity in the Global Context
Professor Brad Sears, Executive Director, The Williams Institute 

Session 3
Diversity and Trust: Alliances and Betrayals
Dr. Robin D. Johnson

Session 4
Dance of Leadership
Dr. Robin D. Johnson

Session 5
From Corporate Policy to Capitol Hill
Naomi Goldberg , Williams Institute 2008-2010 Public Policy Fellow

Session 6
Anti-Discrimination: From Policy to Practice
Professor M. V. Lee Badgett, Research Director, The Williams Institute

UCLA Anderson School of Management

Out & Equal is grateful for UCLA Anderson School of Management for organizing the 2010 Speaker Series, as well as for providing one complimentary scholarship for UCLA’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Leadership Institute to the winner of this year’s Trailblazer Award. Kicking off with a webinar on April 12, 2011, the UCLA LGBT Leadership Institute is a 5 month leadership journey that combines both virtual and onsite sessions. Delivering strategic management and leadership skills required by all managers, the Institute tackles these topics from the unique perspective of the LGBT executive….LEARN MORE