PALM BEACH COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION BULLE IN
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A Candid Conversation on Race , Bias , Allyship & Privilege
City of WPB Declares Oct . 11th - Oct . 17th Mediation Week
Standing ( left to right ): Carla Tharp Brown , Sarah Cohen , Marcelle Burke , Lawonda Warren , and Hershley Ogé ; Sitting ( left to right ): Tammy Jackson Moore , Hollani Davis , and Melissa McKinlay
On Thursday , September 24th , the Palm Beach County Bar Association ’ s Committee for Diversity & Inclusion in collaboration with the F . Malcolm Cunningham , Jr . Bar Association and the Junior League of Palm Beaches sponsored a “ Candid Conversation on Race , Bias , Allyship and Privilege ” event . We are thankful to Hollani Davis with WPTV who facilitated the this inspiring conversation between Commissioner Melissa McKinlay and Tammy Jackson Moore , Chairperson for PBC Commission on Women . This event is the first of a three part series . Therefore , be on the look out for more discussion regarding this important topic .
Mayor Keith James welcomed members of the PBC Bar ADR Committee to commemorate the occasion . Participants left to right : Attorney Mark Greenberg , PBCBA ADR Committee Chair , Commissioner Joe Peduzzi , City of West Palm Beach , Lawrence Gordon , ADR Committee Municipal Liaison and Vice Mayor Town of Haverhill , Mayor Keith James , City of West Palm Beach , and Attorney Dean Xenick , President of the Palm Beach County Bar Association .
President ' s Message page 3 Diversity Corner page 7
PBCBA Holiday Party page 9 Member Spotlight page 15