Arm Chair Discussion

An Arm Chair Discussion and Networking with Angela Russell
Thursday, May 3rd
3:30-6:00 PM

Madison College
1701 Wright Street, Truax Building, Gateway
Please park in the marked student parking only. Avoid the car pool parking for it is reserved and a special permit is required. 
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At last year’s Diversity and Inclusion Speed Mentoring Event, survey respondents requested Angela Russell, Vice President, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at CUNA Mutual for a 2018 speaker. We hear you. Angela will join us to answer some of our questions about Diversity and Inclusion in the workplace and inspire us to do better. Let us know what topics you are most interested in hearing about from Angela by completing this survey.

Angela Russell is the Vice President of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at CUNA Mutual Group. Angela is responsible for leading the development, direction and implementation of short and long-term strategies and programs that support diversity, equity and inclusion. Ms. Russell has more than 16 years of professional experience involving diversity and inclusion, external relations and outreach, communications, policy development, and research and evaluation.

Prior to joining CUNA Mutual she worked in various roles in public health including serving as a Health Equity Coordinator for Public Health Madison Dane County and she was the Community Engagement Lead for the National County Health Rankings & Roadmaps Program at the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute.

Ms. Russell has also worked in a variety of roles in Wisconsin state government including Division Administrator for the Division of Early Care and Education, and Director of External Affairs in the Department of Children and Families, and Policy Advisor to Governor Jim Doyle. She was formerly an epidemiologist with Wisconsin AIDS/HIV and Hepatitis C Program at the Department of Health Services.

She holds a Master of Science in Population Health from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Helath and a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from Beloit College.

Angela serves on the Board of the Urban League of Greater Madison and Community Shares of Wisconsin.

Generously sponsored by M3 Insurance and Madison College