Equity and Diversity Committee
Our mission is to support minority enterprises and improve access to business programs, education and networking opportunities.
Are you interested in joining the Equity & Diversity Committee? If so, please contact:
Jann Mirchandani at:
Westchester Marketing Cafe
Facilitator, storyteller, and communications strategist
Bruce Apar, Editor In Chief, River Towns Media
Ellen Bloom, Westchester at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
Kish Melwani, ServiceByte
Lisa Montalto, Once Upon A Time Preschool/Daycare
Marianne Oros, Chairman of the Board, Civic Member
Kecia Palmer-Cousins, Aero-ba-Soul, Inc.
Jeannette Phillips, Sun River Health
Mia Shervington, Realty Network Solutions Capital Ventures
Purpose: To support Black and Hispanic business owners and create forums where ideas can be exchanged, shared issues discussed, and business opportunities opened.
- Develop and promote monthly networking series with focused speakers on topics of interest.
- Facilitating relationship-building opportunities to support access to capital and information resources.
- Engage in "Conversations That Matter", opening up topics related to how race, ethnicity (and gender) biases impact business.
- Engage and welcome new members with varied backgrounds to the Chamber by matching them with an experienced Chamber member.