Black History Month Celebration: "The State of Black Long Island"
Presented by our Unity & Diversity Committee
At our February general meeting, we will welcome Theresa Sanders, CEO and President of the Urban League of Long Island, who will speak on "The State of Black Long Island." The discussion will emphasize inclusive growth and how, by supporting each other, we all can grow. An audience Q&A will follow.
Join us before the discussion for a social meet & greet at 6:30 p.m. Refreshments will be served!
About Theresa E. Sanders
Theresa E. Sanders has been a C-Suite Executive for over twenty years. As Urban League of Long Island President and CEO, Ms. Sanders has developed direct service programs that help infuse millions of dollars into the regional economy, by empowering individuals to become economically self-sufficient and socially consciouscommunity members.
Ms. Sanders holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from the State University of New York College at Old Westbury, a Master’s of Science in Instructional Technology from the New York Institute of Technology and is currently completing her Doctorate in Education Leadership at St. John’s University.
Ms. Sanders is an adjunct professor at the State University of New York College at Old Westbury, and serves as Chair of the Board at Suffolk County Community College.
In addition, Ms. Sanders is a member of the Executive Committee for the Long Island Regional Planning Council, a member of the Hall of Fame for Long Island Business News’ Top 50 Women and an active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.