Welcome to the Implicit Bias in Leadership with Zenovia Harris Podcast!
Zenovia Harris is an accomplished author, fierce and innovative leader, and a powerhouse speaker with a heart for youth! Zenovia is the Chief Executive Officer for the Kent Chamber of Commerce, becoming the first African American CEO to lead the chamber in its 70+years. Zenovia is a certified diversity professional and serves on the Washington Diversity Council Advisory Board.
The implicit bias podcasts are provided by the Implicit Bias Institute in Workforce Education. The purpose of the Implicit Bias Institute in Workforce Education is to provide a training platform for faculty, deans, navigators, counselors, staff, administrators, human resources, continuing education and coordinators from the community and technical college system, K12, apprenticeship, and anyone interested in workforce development issues. The Institutes provide working tools and processes to help participants become campus and program advocates of efforts to identify and reduce the unconscious biases that hinder student and faculty success and enrich the overall campus climate.
The Implicit Bias Institute in Workforce Education is a collaboration between the Washington State Centers of Excellence for Agriculture & Natural Resources, Careers in Education, Construction, Marine Manufacturing & Technology, and the Machinists Institute. Additional support is provided by Perkins Special Projects Funding.