InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta
InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta, 3315 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30326, USA

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Event Date Wed Apr 15 EDT - Fri Apr 17 EDT (over 1 year ago)
Location InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta
3315 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30326, USA
Region Americas

The Conference on Diverse Philanthropy and Leadership is co-presented by the African American Development Officers Network (AADO) and the Council for Advancement And Support Of Education (CASE)

This conference concentrates on growing philanthropic markets (i.e., ethnic, LGBTQ, young alumni) in development, while exploring minority wealth, philanthropic behaviors and diverse engagement strategies. The program also features sessions on enhancing management and leadership skills for development professionals of diverse backgrounds.

Who Should Attend
• Advancement professionals—at all levels—who want to effectively increase their contributions and resources to their organization
• Diverse and majority advancement professionals serving, managing and soliciting diverse constituencies
• Senior management professionals looking to develop and enhance strategies to attract and retain diverse employees, while creating an open culture


2020 Speakers

Doug Adolph
Senior Vice President, CCS

Caryn Bailey
Assistant Director of Development, Diversity & Inclusion, Ohio University

Matthew Brandon
Chief Advancement Officer for Inclusion and Diversity, Virginia Tech

Amy Bronson
Associate Vice President of Advancement Resources and Strategic Talent Management, Boston University

Joanne Brown
Director of Diversity and Inclusion, Pace Academy

Christina Chang
President, Christina Chang Equity Consulting

Roslyn Clarke
Director of Prospect Research Services, Bentz Whaley Flessner

Noah Drezner
Associate Professor & Program Director, Higher & Postsecondary Education, Teachers College, Columbia University

Lesleigh Irish-Underwood
Senior Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer, United Way of New York City

Brenda Johnson
Senior Director of Philanthropy, Year Up, Inc.

Misa Lobato
Director of Prospect Management and Data Analytics, Rhode Island School of Design

Kim Nyoni
Associate Vice President for Development, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Trina Olidge
Senior Director of Development, College of Arts and Sciences, Georgia State University

Una Osili
Associate Dean for Research and International Programs, Mays Family Institute on Diverse Philanthropy, Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy

Mary-Kate Starkel
Director of Development, redefinED atlanta

Heather White
Director of Advancement, Pace Academy

Kim Williams-Pulfer
Postdoctoral Research Appointee, Mays Family Institute on Diverse Philanthropy, Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy


Michael D. Smith
Director, Youth Opportunity Programs Executive Director, MBK , Alliance Obama Foundation

Paul Schmitz
CEO, Leading Inside Out

Sponsors & Partners

2020 Sponsors

• MIT Management Sloan School
• St. Hude Children's Research Hospital

• Georgia Institute of Technology

• Blackbaud
• Emory University
• Planned Parenthood