Race – Can We Talk?

October Civic Buzz · Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Vivian Jenkins Nelson

Vivian Jenkins Nelson

How can we tackle institutional racism?

Let us try to understand our own biases and how they affect racial equity.

Our guest speaker Vivian Jenkins Nelsen. She is the co-founder (with her late husband George) of INTER-RACE, a diversity think tank located at Augsburg College in Minneapolis. She is nationally recognized as a diversity practitioner, trainer, planner and researcher. Vivian speaks to thousands of people each year on leadership, change, and diversity. Nelsen served as Co-President of the MN League of Women Voter’s Board.