Empowering Companies to Build Stronger, More Equitable Environments

We’re All in This Together, and Together We Can Drive Meaningful Change

Developed in collaboration with an Advisory Council of industry leaders, Business Ethics Leadership Alliance (BELA), and key partner organizations, the Ethisphere Equity and Social Justice Initiative focuses on identifying and sharing leading practices, resources, case studies, conversations, and shared experiences from global companies and leaders committed to driving progress.

How to Get Involved

MEET OUR LEADERS:

The Advisory Council

DAVID S. HUNTLEY

CHAIR

DAVID S. HUNTLEY
SVP & Chief Compliance Officer
AT&T Inc.

BURT FEALING

BURT FEALING
EVP, GC & Corporate Secretary
Southwire Company

KELLYE GORDON

KELLYE GORDON
VP, E&C & Legal Operations
VF Corporation

TONY WEST

TONY WEST
SVP, Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary
Uber

MATT HORACE

MATT HORACE
Chief Security Officer
Mayo Clinic

TONY JORDAN

TONY JORDAN
Americas Forensic & Integrity Services Leader
EY

ALAN K. NEVEL

ALAN K. NEVEL
SVP, Chief Diversity & Human Resources Officer
The MetroHealth System

VETA T. RICHARDSON

VETA T. RICHARDSON
President & CEO
Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC)

BRANNIGAN THOMPSON

BRANNIGAN THOMPSON
SVP, Corporate & Organizational Development
Voya Financial

Lucy Fato

LUCY FATO
EVP & General Counsel
AIG

ANDY HINTON

ANDY HINTON
Chief Compliance Officer (former)
Google

Alex Dimitrief

ALEX DIMITRIEF
President & CEO (former)
GE’s Global Growth Organization

JOHN GERZEMA

JOHN GERZEMA
Chief Executive Officer
The Harris Poll

TIM ERBLICH

TIMOTHY ERBLICH
Chief Executive Officer
Ethisphere

ERICA SALMON BYRNE

ERICA SALMON BYRNE
EVP & Chair of BELA
Ethisphere

The Equity & Social Justice Forum

Coming Soon in October 2020

Insights and conversations about equity with business leaders sharing their experience and advice.

COMING SOON:

A Framework for Advancing Equity

The Equity and Social Justice Initiative Advisory Council will contribute to the development of a Framework that you can use as you continue to build an environment where everyone can thrive. It will feature:

Complimentary Insights and Resources to Help Drive Your Equity & Social Justice Efforts

Data on Diversity

The Harris Poll: How Companies are Responding after a Year of Crises

Public perceptions, reputation, and risk impacts

Edelman Trust Barometer Special Report: The Fight for Racial Justice in America

Findings on racism concerns in the U.S.

Advisory Council Equity Insights

A Candid Conversation with Voya Leaders About Race

Brannigan Thompson on having to “put on a uniform” in the workplace to make others feel comfortable with his blackness

EY’s commitment to anti-racism in the US

EY’s response and commitment to eradicate racism and discrimination against the Black community and be a voice and force for change

Voices of Mayo: Race in America Today

Matthew Horace on his experience of bias as a Black man in America and his thoughts on what each person can do to improve race relations

AT&T Diversity & Inclusion Annual Report 2019

Stories from the people that shape AT&T’s vision, define its workforce, and drive innovation.

Partners