American Conference on Diversity Featured on NJ 101.5 Dennis & Judi Radio Show

  The American Conference on Diversity President & CEO Elizabeth Williams-Riley was honored to be a guest on the NJ 101.5 Dennis & Judi radio program, broadcast live from the Asbury Park boardwalk, on Friday, June 24. Her message: “It’s time for us to unite,” and one way to bridge gaps across cultural divides is to join…

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The Orlando Massacre Is an Awakening for Unity!

  April 2014: A Missouri man with a long resume of anti-Semitism opened fire outside two Jewish centers, killing a 14-year-old boy, his grandfather, and a 53-year-old woman. June 2015: Nine people were massacred during Bible study in an historic black church in South Carolina. August 2015: The remains of 20-year-old Elisha Walker, a transgender…

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PwC Diversity Strategy Leader Jennifer Allyn Earns Corporate Ambassador Award

The American Conference on Diversity will honor an exceptional female executive on April 7: PwC’s Diversity Strategy Leader Jennifer Allyn. Ms. Allyn will be presented with the Corporate Ambassador Award for her tireless work to promote diversity initiatives within the workplace. As a Managing Director in the Office of Diversity for the US firm of…

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The American Conference on Diversity Welcomes Constantina Meis to the Staff

The American Conference on Diversity is proud to announce the addition of Constantina Meis to the staff. In her role as Office Coordinator, she will manage daily operations, provide administrative support to the President & CEO, and help expand the statewide nonprofit’s diversity and inclusion education programs. “The American Conference on Diversity is honored to…

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Step Up to Fight Hate at the 16th Annual Diversity Stride Walk in Jersey City

As hate hits an historic high mark, the American Conference on Diversity is calling on corporate employees, fraternities/sororities, educators, youth service organizations, community and faith leaders, students and families to take a step in the right direction! Join hundreds of change agents throughout the tri-state area on Sunday, June 26, at the 16th annual Diversity…

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The American Conference on Diversity Welcomes Two New Board of Trustees Members

  The American Conference on Diversity is proud to announce the appointment of two new Board of Trustees members – Tim Giordano (right) and Tabiri M. Chukunta – who will play a pivotal role in helping the organization build just and inclusive schools, workplaces, and communities through awareness, education, and advocacy. They will serve as…

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Disability Rights Advocate and D&I Leader Deb Dagit Earns Diversity Ambassador Award

On Thursday, April 7, the American Conference on Diversity (ACOD) will recognize the outstanding efforts of Deborah Dagit, Principal of the Washington, NJ-based Deb Dagit Diversity, during the 2016 Statewide Humanitarian Awards Fundraiser. “The American Conference on Diversity is doing such important work to enhance diversity and inclusion in education and with employers,” says Ms….

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