Podcast Episode 13: Michelle Silverthorn

17 September 2020 Foley Career Perspectives Blog
Authors: Alexis P. Robertson

This episode of The Path & The Practice features special guest Michelle Silverthorn. Michelle is a former law firm attorney turned diversity and inclusion expert. Michelle shares about how growing-up in majority Black environments in Jamaica and Trinidad crafted her understanding of race and self-worth. She reflects on her path to law school and her decision to leave practice to focus on diversity and inclusion education. Michelle also talks about her new book, Authentic Diversity, and provides actionable tips on how organizations and individuals can create inclusive people-centric workplaces. Foley was delighted to welcome Michelle to speak at Foley. For more about her presentation to the firm, please click here.  Listen to the full discussion below.  

 

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Authors

Alexis P. Robertson

Director of Diversity & Inclusion