Soccer Holdings, LLC, parent company of Louisville City FC and Racing Louisville FC, will host the third installment of its Diversity, Opportunity and Inclusion Committee's speaker series focusing on Social Justice in the Workplace at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 14.
The event will stream live on both LouCity and Racing's websites and Facebook pages, with those unable to watch live able to view the discussion on demand.
Panelists were chosen to examine best practices for companies hoping to be more socially responsible. At the same time, Soccer Holdings will discuss its own policies and improvements toward a more diverse, productive and harmonious work environment.
Expert Panelist Dr. Donathan Brown:
Receiving his PhD in Communication Studies and Political Science (Race and Public Policy focus) from Texas A&M University, Brown is the inaugural Assistant Provost and Assistant Vice President for Faculty Diversity and Recruitment at Rochester Institute of Technology. In his role, he provides institutional leadership for the effective recruitment and advancement of a diverse and excellent faculty body.
Academically, Dr. Brown has conducted extensive research and wrote on voting rights, immigration reform and civil rights, making him an expert on race and public policy as it pertains to African Americans and Latinos.
Soccer Holdings Panelists:
Erin Wilkins – Human Resources Manager
Eiman Zuberi – Partnership Fulfillment Coordinator
George Davis IV – LouCity Forward/Midfielder, Team Administrator
Evan Floyd – Director Of Community Engagement