Industry experts dispel myths and define the way to navigate DEI

on "December 18, 2020 10:46 am"

The Maryland|District of Columbia (MD|DC) Credit Union Association held a session titled Road Map to Diversity Equity Inclusion (DEI) with industry experts who will help you navigate current DEI topics and trends.  With the permission of the MD|DC Credit Union Association this recorded session is being shared with Hawaii credit unions.

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Speakers include:

  • Samira Salem, VP of Diversity Equity, and Inclusion, CUNA,
  • Victor Miguel Corro, CEO of Coopera, and
  • Sheila Milton, Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, UW Credit Union

Topics covered:

Dispelling the Myths of DEI

  • We can’t create a program because our credit union is too small
  • We do not have the resources
  • It’s a Fad

Road Map to DEI

  • Discussion on population changes and the effects on a membership base
  • The framework of how to incorporate a DEI initiative
  • Action steps your Credit Union can take Now!

How to create a successful DEI Program

Attendees will also hear from Sheila Milton, Director of Diversity, Equity and inclusion at UW Credit Union. Sheila is an accomplished Human Resource leader, who is working to promote a culture of inclusion where all individuals can thrive.

Click here to view the video and access session slides.