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Create Great Inclusion: Diversity & Talent Webinar Series
The Virtual Diversity & Talent Series addresses various talent needs of the West Michigan business community under a diversity, equity and inclusion lens. At our first Diversity & Talent event of 2022, participants will hear from TaRita Johnson, Senior Vice President of Talent & Diversity at The Right Place, Inc. to learn about the intersection of gender and race in DEI. Don’t miss this informative discussion and find new strategies to help incorporate inclusive practices in your organization!
Tuesday, February 15
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Members: $35 / Non-Members: $50
Meet the Speaker
TaRita Johnson, Senior Vice President of Talent & Diversity at The Right Place, Inc.
Prior to joining The Right Place in October 2021, TaRita served as the Director of the Career Center at Calvin University where she was responsible for the center’s overall mission to equip students to succeed on their lifelong vocational path. She oversaw the center’s career coaching, employer relations, event and marketing analytics, and assessment. She was responsible for cross-divisionally creating and launching a career and life skills program, Calvin LifeWork.
Before joining Calvin, TaRita was a Talent Acquisition Manager for corporate recruiting at Meijer. She oversaw recruitment for accounting, audit, finance, human resources, information technology, legal, properties, procurement, and real estate.
Previous to her work at Meijer, she was Vice President of College and University Relations at KeyBank where she developed, executed, and oversaw the bank’s college recruitment program for all lines of business.
Her other positions include adjunct Social Work professor at Calvin, Assistant Director of Admissions at Baldwin Wallace University, Enrollment Management Officer at Pennsylvania State University, Psychiatric Specialty Counselor at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, and Program Specialist for TRIO’s Educational Talent Search Program at Savannah State University.
Interested in sponsoring our Diversity & Talent Programming in 2022? Please contact Omar Cuevas to learn more.