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The Pipeline Forum: The Business Case for Mentoring, Diversity, and Inclusion in the Media, High Tech, and Telecom Industries

Description: Industry leaders will address how mentoring programs promote diversity and inclusion in the media, high tech, and telecom industries and the Communications Bar, including how to make the most of the mentor/mentee relationship and strategies for organizations seeking to incorporate mentoring as a tool to foster diversity and inclusion.

Moderator:
Erwin G. Krasnow, Partner, Garvey Schubert Barer; Vice Chair, MMTC Board of Directors; Co-Chair, MMTC Mentoring Committee

Remarks:
Nicolaine Lazarre, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, National Urban League; Member, MMTC Board of Directors; MMTC Alumna

Panelists:
Brigida Benitez, Partner, Steptoe & Johnson LLP; President, DC Bar

John Burns, Associate, Krooth & Altman LLP; Legal Correspondent/Columnist

Erin L. Dozier, Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, National Association of Broadcasters; Co-Chair, MMTC Mentoring Committee; Member, MMTC Board of Advisors

Ari Q. Fitzgerald, Partner, Hogan Lovells; Secretary, MMTC Board of Directors

David A. Hill, Partner, Wong Fleming PLLC

C. Howie Hodges, II, Vice President – External Affairs, Time Warner Cable, Inc.

S. Jenell Trigg, Member, Lerman Senter, PLLC; Member, MMTC Board of Advisors