This session is hosted by the West Area Board and will provide knowledge and awareness on the diverse experiences within the LGBTQ+ community. We will give an overview of terminology, identities, historical and current issues. The hope is to create an open environment to ask questions that people may have struggled to ask before.
Speakers: Shannon Scoggins, Ph.D., a clinical psychologist for the VA Fort Worth Outpatient Clinic, where she serves as the primary point of contact for transgender Veterans seeking gender-affirming care and also conducts training on this topic for fellow staff. She also serves on the Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity Committee and facilitates LGBTQ+ Clinical Consultation for the entire North Texas VA Health Care System. Other areas of specialty include providing evidence-based therapies for PTSD, insomnia, panic attacks, and anxiety disorders.
John Ruda, Managing Director, Strategic Planning & Analytics, Charles Schwab/TD Ameritrade. D help develops Institutional's long-term strategies and timely business insights in partnership with our fellow leaders, in turn supporting years of double-digit business growth & industry-leading net promoter scores within the RIA & Advisor Services segment of the wealth management industry.
Dion Harrison, Chief Diversity Officer & Sr. Director Product, Elevate. A Senior Executive with 20+ years in the financial services industry, and most recently a nationally certified Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion professional.
Online Office Hours are timely and relevant resources for Chamber members and the community. These webinars are created out of the Area Council boards and focus on topical issues that promote discussion and provide business solutions.
In 2020, Online Office Hours hosted several discussions on Race in Society and the Workplace, which became FWC's most viewed program in 2020.