On December 14, 2022, over 150 young professionals gathered to learn about empowering techniques that will help guide them to successful professions during the Inaugural YP Summit. The event was sponsored by Vacasa and Lamb Weston and provided 30+ scholarships to attendees. Sierra White, of Boise Valley Economic Partnership, was the day's emcee.
The afternoon keynote speech, Reimagining Leadership: Awareness to Action, was given by Adán De La Paz. He provided insight into several learning frameworks to help individuals become a champion of change, be an ally, have a growth mindset, and build a culture of belonging. He also advised that everyone should always learn and always teach.
About Adán De La Paz
Adán De La Paz is the Principal Consultant and Founder of De La Paz Education Services. His firm provides customized support to organizations seeking to advance their Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) efforts by building stronger communities of understanding, belonging, and solidarity.
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