Thursday, June 1, 2023
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM Networking Opportunity
8:15 AM - 8:30 AM Welcome from Lisa Monsein
8:30 AM - 8:55 Legal Update and Q&A with Deb Najjar
9:00 - 10:30 Program
1.5 SHRM & HRCI credits approved
TOPIC: "When DV Spills Into The Workplace"
The training suited for Human Resource Professionals will cover:
-What domestic violence (DV) is.
-Recognizing the signs/red flags of employee dealing with DV.
-Becoming acquainted with the concepts (why they stay).
-How to support employee experiencing abuse.
-Outline/overall guide of DV policy.
Our Speaker: Lovern Gordon
Lovern Gordon is a two-time sur-THRIVER of domestic violence (a child witness until she was 15 years old in Trinidad, as well as a 2-year, young adult relationship in the United States).
Ten years after escaping the adult relationship, she became the Founder of Love Life Now Foundation, Inc. (LLN), where she used 2 back-to-back pageant wins to increase awareness around issue in 2010 and the following year, LLN was formed. Today, Lovern continues to head LLN, a global awareness and education organization that supports survivors of abuse through their year-round initiatives and direct assistance to other domestic violence programs.
She is also a DV awareness book author of the international memoir called, The Legacy He Left Me, which is on a nationwide book and speaking tour. She conducts DV awareness workshops worldwide, in-person and virtually for corporations, high schools, colleges and community groups.
She has appeared on numerous radio and television shows including CBS This Morning nationally, ABC4 News Utah, NBC Boston’s This is New England and Trinidad’s TV6 News. Print features include articles in Huffington Post as part of the cover story, USA Today, CIO Views Magazine, Boston Voyager Magazine and The Story Exchange.
Among her many accolades, she has been awarded the Boston Celtics ‘Heroes Among Us’ honor and featured as part of Instagram for Business’ – 'toget-HER' mini-docuseries for Women’s HERstory Month.
Our Sponsor: Interesting in Sponsoring? Contact Julie Moore at firstname.lastname@example.org or Lisa Lemieux at email@example.com
For more information:
Contact: Caitlin Clary