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IDEA Storytelling Series: Suzanne Burks

Date: Tuesday, November 8, 2022

Time: 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Location: Zoom

The Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Access (IDEA) storytelling series continues with Suzanne Burks, Executive Director of the Phyllis Wheatley Community Center.

About our speaker:

Suzanne has a track record as a business developer, an innovative thinker and philanthropic strategist, and a relationship builder. She began her career with General Mills, Inc. (GMI). Over a 20-year period she worked her way up from a summer intern through a variety of positions of increasing responsibility throughout the company. In her last two GMI positions, Suzanne served as the director of the General Mills Foundation and as the executive director of Ethnic Community Relations. She worked with Global Novations, a global diversity, equity and inclusion firm located in Boston, MA/Atlanta, GA, where she held various senior executive positions for more than 15 years. Suzanne is currently the new executive director of the legacy organization Phyllis Wheatley Community Center (PWCC), which will soon celebrate its 100th anniversary.

 

**This is a TRUST Members only event

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