A national consultant with experience in diversity, equity and inclusion will be the featured speaker at this year’s 50 Most Influential Women event hosted by the Grand Rapids Business Journal.
Graci Harkema, owner of Graci LLC, a national diversity and inclusion speaking and consulting firm based in Grand Rapids, will be the featured speaker at the March 4 event at the JW Marriott.
Tickets to the luncheon are available here.
She specializes in equity and inclusive leadership training within the Fortune 100, technology, and food and beverage industries and is dedicated to driving inclusion and integrating diversity to ensure an open and safe work environment.
Harkema helps attract and engage a diverse and inclusive workforce and workplace, and is committed to empowering employees to perform to their potential as their authentic selves.
She is passionate about serving the community by volunteering her time on LGBTQ nonprofit boards and committees, including Grand Rapids Community Foundation’s Our LGBT Fund. She also is an avid supporter of her parents’ faith-based nonprofit Heart for Central Africa in her hometown of Bukavu, Democratic Republic of the Congo.
A list of the 50 honorees is available here.