Administrators of Color in Independent Schools

Thursday, October 20 and Friday, October 21

We hope you will join us for a day and a half of connection, mentoring and sharing between senior administrators of color working in independent schools. Don’t miss this chance to hear from award-winning journalist Caleb Gayle; radio journalist, producer and author Stephanie Foo; educator, spoken word poet and public speaker Donovan Livingston and others.

The conference will begin at 5 p.m. on Thursday, October 20 and end at 3 p.m. on Friday, October 21. A detailed agenda will be posted closer to the event.
Conference Agenda

Thursday, October 20th
  • 5:00 pm -  Welcome Reception sponsored by Nemnet Minority Recruitment
  • 6:00 pm - Opening Remarks with Keynote Speaker- Stephanie Foo, 2019-2020 Rosalynn Carter Mental Health Fellow, radio journalist, producer, and author of the book “ What My Bones Know”
  • 7:45 pm - Dinner co-sponsored by Stratégenius
Friday, October 21st
  • 8:00 am - Breakfast 
  • 9:00 am - Keynote Speaker - Caleb Gayle, award winning journalist and author of “We Refuse to Forget”
  • 10:30 am - Coffee Break
  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm - Affinity Groups by Role
  • 12:00 PM- 1:00 PM- Networking Lunch
  • 1:15 pm - Keynote Speaker- Donovan Livingston, award-winning educator, spoken word poet and author of “ Lift Off”
  • 3:00 pm - Wrap Up and End of Conference

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