Thu, Jul 09 |

ADI & ADKX Present The Black Experience in The Adirondacks Part TWO:Who Are the White Community Leaders of ADI

Who Are the White Community Leaders Who Organized the Adirondack Diversity Initiative – and Why?
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Time & Location

Jul 09, 2020, 6:00 PM EDT

About the Event

Moderator Kim Irland will interview the four founding members of the ADI on their motivations for creating, what had until recently been an all-volunteer organization.  What was happening in the Adirondacks – and the nation – that made the creation of ADI a necessity? What is the members’ role now that the organization has an Executive Director?


  • Kim Irland is Dean of Student Life and Diversity Officer at North Country Community College.
  • Paul Hai is Associate Director at SUNY ESF’s Newcomb Campus.
  • Willie Janeway is Executive Director of the Adirondack Council.
  • Pete Nelson is a writer and teaches at North Country Community College.
  • Martha Swan is Executive Director of John Brown Lives!
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