Tawanna A. Black is the founder and CEO of the Center for Economic Inclusion, which is the nation’s first organization dedicated exclusively to creating inclusive regional economies by helping public and private sector employers dismantle institutional racism and build shared accountability for inclusive economic growth.
Public policy is a powerful tool for justice. It drives regional, state and federal investments that impact communities and the economy. When racial equity and economic inclusion are not prioritized and considered with intention in policymaking, the result is often inequitable policies, a loss in economic growth, and harmful impacts to Black, Indigenous, Latino and […]