Mon, Jun 05|
Marriott Downtown Jacksonville
Heather McGhee: The Business Case for Community Building
Join us for an engaging talk from bestselling author and policy advocate Heather McGhee.
Time & Location
Jun 05, 2:30 PM – Jun 06, 5:00 PM
Marriott Downtown Jacksonville, 245 Water St, Jacksonville, FL 32202, USA
About the Event
Over her career in public policy, McGhee has crafted legislation, testified before Congress and helped shape presidential campaign platforms. McGhee played a leadership role in steering the historic Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and was one of the key advocates credited for the adoption of the Volcker Rule. Her book The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together spent 10 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list and was longlisted for the National Book Award and Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction.
Dress: Business Casual
Thank you to our sponsors: United Way of Northeast Florida, Together Strong Community Fund, Miller Families, and Jewish Federation and Foundation of Northeast Florida