Community Celebrating Diversity - CCD
Tuesday January 9, 2018
5:00pm | Registration/Reception
6:00pm | Doors Open
The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch
7700 East McCormick Parkway
Scottsdale AZ, 85258
Bob Enderle retired as Talent Management Strategist/ Director, Diversity & Inclusion at Medtronic CardioVascular Group. His commitment to diversity began at a young age growing up, living through and participating in the civil rights movement. He has dedicated his life to promoting equality and respect for human differences in his experiences as a Human Resources professional having been a corporate champion of Diversity and Inclusion, and understanding by having a multi-racial family.
He is the recipient of Diversity Leadership Alliance “Founder’s Lifetime Achievement Award” and “Transformational Leader” Award, along with the Arizona Rehabilitation Services “Dynamic Partner” Award. Bob is also very involved in the community where his activities have included service on several Board of Directors.
Ken E. Nwadike Jr. is a peace activist popularly known as the Free Hugs Guy, founder of the Free Hugs Project. His courageous work as a peace activist is helping to heal and narrow the social, political and racial divide that currently exists throughout our country. His energy, spirit, passion and love is changing individual behaviors and group interactions for the better.
Ken has received numerous awards from law enforcement agencies and community groups for his peacekeeping efforts of de-escalating intense confrontations on the front-lines of riots and protests. He inspires individuals to be more supportive and respectful towards one another. His work promotes restoring civility in America to improve the way we treat our families, coworkers, and people within our communities.