In this episode of Breaking Barriers we interview Alfred Ramirez. Alfred Ramirez is a keynote speaker, coach, trainer, and facilitator for public and private organizations.
He has held various positions in the public and private sectors, including serving as President Clinton's White House Associate Director of Presidential Personnel and the Executive Director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics.
During the show we discussed the evolution of the diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) field and the impact of the George Floyd surge on the approach to DEI work. The conversation emphasizes the importance of expanding our hearts with empathy and compassion and highlights the need for self-care and mindfulness in the DEI space. Alfred also shares his personal experiences of facing racism and discriminatio ...... Read more