Faculty and Staff of Color Gathering

DATE & TIME: 1:00pm - 2:30pm EDT April 3
Join us for a lunch time gathering for faculty and staff of color focused on fellowship and empowerment. This will be a great opportunity to meet new people, learn about upcoming initiatives and provide suggestions for future events. The keynote speaker will be Ted Speaker, Non-profit CEO, Educator and Writer, Dr. Danielle R. Moss.

We welcome anyone who self identifies as a person of color to attend. This event is sponsored by the Office of Human Resources, the Division of Academic Affairs and the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.


Dr. Danielle R. Moss is the CEO of Oliver Scholars, and Co-Dr. Danielle R. MossDr. Danielle R. MossFounder of The Ebony Vanguard, an inter-generational collective dedicated to power, progress, and play for women and girls of the African Diaspora. Dr. Moss currently serves on the board of The New York Women’s Foundation. In addition to her roles as Co-Chair of the New York City Council’s Young Women’s Initiative and NYC Commissioner for Gender Equity, she recently served as CEO of the YWCA of the City of New York for five years. During her tenure, she led an amazing turnaround that resulted in the launch of a CEO Salon Speakers Series, the YWCA Potential to Power City-Wide Girls Symposium, the YW’s Geek Girls and AMP Leadership Programs for Teens, and advances in local, state, and federal advocacy. Dr. Moss’s contributions to education and the social sector have been recognized by the New York State Education Department, The New York Women’s Foundation, The New York Coalition for 100 Black Women, The College Board, The Network Journal’s 25 Most Influential Black Women in Business, and The Council of Urban Professionals.

Registration for this event is now closed.