Diversity, Equity & Inclusion | ENGAGE 2021

Develop and Grow DE&I Programs

Make a difference in your own firm or business.

Tue, July 21 repeated Thur, July 23
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (D&I)

Through the DE&I sessions:

  • Benchmark your firm or company against other organizations
  • Walk-away with resources to help develop or grow your organization’s DE&I initiatives
  • Hear what the AICPA can do to help support these initiatives

Can't-Miss Sessions

Member Value: Diversity & Inclusion Activities & Resources
Crystal Cooke, Shelly Frazier, Dr. Florence Holland, Yuliana Sanchez

AICPA’s Diversity & Inclusion Team will highlight some of their activities and resources to support firms, professionals, students and educators.

How to Advance Women into the C-Suite
Rosemarie Brammer, Latoria Farmer, Scharrell Jackson, Jacquelyn Tracy

Join representatives of AICPA’s Women Initiatives Executive Committee and National Commission on Diversity and Inclusion and hear panelists present challenges that women, and women of color face, and how allyship and sponsorship are critical to advancement.

Inclusion is Good for Business – A 12-step Plan
Kimberly Ellison-Taylor

Walk through the components of, “Together, we can make a difference: A 12-step plan to address racism and unconscious bias,” along with additional context around how best to incorporate these steps into your firm’s initiatives.

The 12-Step Plan in Action – Panel Discussion
Ken Bouyer, Richard Caturano, Kimberly Ellison-Taylor, Elena Richards, Tony Torres

Members of the AICPA’s National Commission on Diversity and Inclusion will share their successes and lessons learned around their implementation of Kimberly Ellison-Taylor’s suggested 12-step plan to address racism and unconscious bias in their respective workplaces.

Who Will Be There

  • Managing partners
  • Sole practitioners
  • Firm administrators
  • Staff from all areas of the firm

Use your All Access pass to access these other focus areas within ENGAGE


Advanced Accounting and Auditing (NAAATS)


Advanced Estate Planning


Advanced Personal Financial Planning


AICPA Practitioners and TECH+


Tax Strategies for the High-Income Individual


EDGE Career Development


Finance Redefined


Diversity, Equity & Inclusion