BREAKING BARRIERS: 

NAVIGATING CULTURAL HUMILITY, ETHICAL DILEMMAS, AND CUTTING-EDGE PRACTICES IN SOCIAL WORK

September 19 and 20, 2024
Location: DMACC FFA Enrichment Center

1055 SW Prairie Trail Pkwy, Ankeny, IA 50023


Keynote Speaker: Thursday, September 19

Dr. James Knight          

Keynote Address: Encouraging Hearts through Humility and Love

Founder of Lead with Humility and renowned Equality and Inclusion Strategist

James Knight is an educator, coach/mentor, consultant, author, itinerant speaker/teacher, and equity and inclusion strategist. As an equity and inclusion strategist, Dr. Knight works with leaders, schools, organizations, and individuals in the corporate, non-profit, governmental, and academic sectors to develop frameworks rooted in humility.

This keynote by Dr. James Knight will move hearts and get leaders fired up to be the change they wish to see in their community. In this keynote address, Dr. Knight will discuss the humility in building authentic community and how the power of care, love, and honor can lift the hearts of everyone in order to create a community of true belonging. What people need now more than ever in today’s working environment are people who believe in them and who genuinely care and are mindful. In this session, Dr. Knight will touch hearts and inspire the audience to show up differently within their respective spaces to make a positive impact.

For more information, on Dr. James Knight, please visit his website at Lead with Humility



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