2016 Florida DiversityFIRST™ Certification Program

2016 Florida DiversityFIRST™ Certification Program

The DiversityFIRST™ Certification Program prepares qualified professionals to create and implement highly successful D&I strategies for organizational excellence and a competitive edge in today’s global marketplace. The program blends theory and practice during a 5-day intensive curriculum and on-going professional development within the graduate network. Graduates of the program are recognized as a NDCCDP (National Diversity Council Certified Diversity Professional).



December 5-9, 2016



8:00 a.m. — 5:00 p.m.



University of Tampa
401 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, FL



Cecilia Orellana-Rojas, Ph.D.
VP-Strategy & Research
National Diversity Council

Al Sullivan, CPC, MSOD, SHRM-SCP
President & Owner
Inspirus Consulting Inc.

Armida Mendez Russell
National Diversity Council

T.K. Floyd
National Diversity Council

Guest Speakers

Brian Gray
VP, Organizational Capability & HR Operations
Wyndham Vacation Ownership

Stephanie Russell Krebs
Dean of Students
The University of Tampa


Curriculum Outline

Information here


Hotel Options

Information here
*Special rates provided to University of Tampa guests.


Registration Cost

$5,000 for corporate partner representatives
$6,000 for non-corporate partner representatives


A $3 processing fee will be applied to the transaction.


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For additional information about the certification program, visit this webpage http://www.nationaldiversitycouncil.org/what-we-do/talent/training/diversityfirst-certification-program/

Primary contact for additional inquiries: [email protected]