Best Practices Forum
The Inclusion Best Practices Forum focuses on engaging, developing and amplifying the processes and tools companies are using to build inclusive cultures that attract and retain women in technology.
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Best Practices Steering Committee
Laura Butler, Workfront
Cathy Donahoe, Venafi
Lauren Hodgson, Pluralsight
Tara Rosander, MX
Julie Simmons, Contravent
Cameron Williams, Domo
Kimberly Wittman, Vivint
Diverse Tech Hiring
Dialogues, Advocates Key in Creating Diverse Company Culture
“If diversity issues are thought of as a standalone rather than a culture issue, we know there’s a problem. It can’t be women verses men—it has to be inclusive,” she said.
Denise Leleux, a member of the group’s advisory board, agreed, and said the group has been working with companies that have shown strong examples of promoting a company culture that supports diversity.
“Inclusion should be the program, and diversity should be the result,” she said.