The Benefits of Cultivating A Diverse & Inclusive Work Environment

Columbia, SC – Jackie Capers-Brown, founder & host of The Leadership Table for Women Networking Lunch & Learn Event is pleased to announce that Chappelle Broome, Director of Human Services at the Columbia Metropolitan Airport will be the guest speaker for its next lunch & learn event taking place on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at The California Dreaming Restaurant in Columbia, SC from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.

According to Dr. Vanessa Weaver CEO and founder of Alignment Strategies, a management consulting firm based in Washington, DC, “In no area of business has corporate leadership and learning been more essential to progress than in guiding our companies through the culture shift of embracing diversity and inspiring inclusiveness.”

Chappelle is the first minority to ever hold a Director position in the 60+ years’ history of the Columbia Metropolitan Airport. She began her career at the Airport in 1998 as part of the marketing department and worked in purchasing and administration prior to Human Resources. Chappelle wears many hats at the Airport.  Chappelle is responsible for all aspects of the Human Resource activities of the Airport District.  She is also the Airport’s Title VI Coordinator for the nearly 3000 acres of airport property; the Chief Diversity Official and the Airport’s designated Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Liaison Officer with the responsibility of overseeing airport compliance in providing opportunities to minority, women-owned and small/local businesses.


Rising women leaders in the Midlands of SC seeking to keep ahead of new ideas and changing trends will have the opportunity to learn from a recognized expert and gain valuable insights and actionable strategies that increase their organization’s competitive advantage by embracing diversity and inspiring inclusiveness in their organization, industry, and community.

Join us on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at The California Dreaming Restaurant and be educated, equipped and empowered by Chappelle’s presentation: “The Benefits of Cultivating a Diverse & Inclusive Work Environment.”

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Sharon Sanders

Sharon Sanders is Co-Founder, Co-owner of the The MinorityEye. She is also a Digital Engagement Strategist and a Curator of information at The Minorityeye and the President of Clairvoyant, LLC which specializes in strategic communications and multimedia services. She has a B.A. in Psychology from Argosy University and she specializes in “Online Consumer Psychology.” Sharon provides companies with research and insight into the processes underlying consumer behavior in online environments…

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