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David W. Brezina Memorial Session Speaker


Michelle Silverthorn

April 17, 9:45–11:15 a.m.
Getting Out of Your Silo:
How to Respectfully Discuss Race, Gender and Politics in a Fragmented World 

Silverthorn heads Inclusion Nation, a diversity consulting firm that partners with forward-thinking organizations to design authentic, inclusive workplaces built for success. A graduate of Princeton University and the University of Michigan Law School, she’ll speak about getting out of our silos and how to respectfully discuss race, gender and politics in a fragmented world.

The David W. Brezina Memorial Sessions at Annual Conference are sponsored by the Foundation of the Association of Legal Administrators. Read more about David Brezina and the session that honors his memory. 
Michelle Silverthorn is a regular contributor to Legal Management's Diversity Dialogue column.
Here are three of her columns from 2018:

Removing the Mask: Wearing Our True Identities Builds an Inclusive Culture

First-Generation Lawyers: The Next Diversity Frontier

The Shifting Attitudes of Workplace Millennials