Summer Camp Itinerary

Summer Camp 2020 1

Thursday, July 30:

  • 12:00-12:30pm: Regional Meet-Ups Commence (as allowable per CDPHE guidelines)
  • 12:30-12:45pm: Camp Day 1 Kickoff
  • 12:45-1:00pm: Local Government’s Roles in Dismantling Systems of Oppression
    • Mark Ott | ICMA | Executive Director
  • 1:00-2:30pm: Keynote – Reframing Leadership for an Equitable and Just Impact
    • Brandi Blessett| University of Cincinnati | MPA Director
  • 2:30-2:45pm: Break + Self-Guided Engagement
  • 2:45-3:45pm: Diverse Teams in Action Panel
    • Sebawit Bishu | Assistant Professor | UC-Denver
    • Dr. Brenda Allen | Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Inclusion | UC-Denver
    • Demetrius Parker | Manager – Talent Management | Jefferson County
    • TC Broadnax | City Manager | City of Dallas
  • 3:45-4:15pm: Break + Self-Guided Engagement
  • 4:15-4:30pm: Day 1 Closing Remarks
  • 4:30-6:00pm: Regional/Virtual Mixers

Friday, July 31:

  • 8:30-8:45am: Camp Day 2 Kickoff
  • 8:45-9:45am: Keynote – Inclusive Communication
    • Joe Neguse | United States Congress, CO-D2 | Hours of Representatives
  • 9:45-10:00am: Break + Self-Guided Engagement
  • 10:00-11:15am: Up to the Challenge: Inclusive Communication Breakouts
    • Summer Nettles | CEO & Founder | Greater Purpose Media
    • Erika Martinez | Director of Communications & Community Engagement | Denver Public Library
    • Dr. Nita Mosby Tyler | Chief Catalyst | The Equity Project
    • Kim Newcomer | Founder & CEO | Slate Communications
  • 11:15-11:30pm: Break + Self-Guided Engagement
  • 11:30-12:15pm: Operationalizing Racial Dialogue Utilizing GARE’s the A.C.T Framework
    • Roberto Montoya | Western Regional Manager – Race Forward | Government Alliance for Racial Equity
  • 12:15-12:30pm: Camp Closing