WHAT IS DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION PROFESSIONALS?
Diversity & Inclusion Professionals (DAIP) is an organization that provides continuous learning, networking, camaraderie and immediate access to experienced professionals impacting the evolving field of diversity and inclusion. DAIP is located in RI and founded in 2009 as the outgrowth of an informal network of RI diversity practitioners.
DAIP’S MISSION IS TO:
Build the knowledge and skills of diversity practitioners
Provide a forum for diversity professionals to collaborate and share resources and best practices
Serve as a forum for educating/informing people and organizations regarding diversity/inclusion
Serve as resource regarding diversity/inclusion
Create a professional network for advancing diversity/inclusion in the public and private sectors
INTERESTED IN BECOMING A MEMBER?
As a DAIP member you will receive invitations to all DAIP events and will be able to provide input regarding program content.
DAIP programs/events will include variations on the following formats and content:
Member Roundtable – facilitated topic driven member discussions
Guest Speaker /Panel Discussions – engaging, and relevant topics of current interest
Access to Members – for ongoing communication and information exchange via LinkedIn and other social media.
Individuals employed by the public, private, and academic sectors are encouraged to get involved.
Contact us for an application at firstname.lastname@example.org
Amica Mutual Insurance Company
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of MA
City of Providence
Gilbane Building Company
Global View Communications
Greater New England Minority Supplier Development Council (GNEMSDC)
Neighborhood Health Plan of RI
Pawtucket Credit Union
Rhode Island Department of Administration
Rhode Island School of Design
Roger Williams University
Roger Williams University School of Law
Tufts Health Plan
University of Rhode Island
GET TO KNOW OUR BOARD MEMBERS:
Linda Newton – Newton & Newton LLC
Greg Almieda – Founder & CEO, Global View Communications, Inc.
Tracy Barac – Account Director, Global View Communications, Inc.
Bobby Rodriguez – VP & Chief Diversity Officer, BCBS RI
Rafael Zapata – Associate Vice President & Chief Diversity Officer, Providence College
Ramona Nasir – Manager of Employment, Amica