Fort Worth, TX (June 21, 2021) – Whitley Penn is pleased to announce that Miranda Broussard, People Associate, has earned the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Workplace Certificate, offered by the University of South Florida Muma College of Business.
This program is designed to increase employee diversity and to create a business model that embraces equity and inclusion. Earners of this badge must complete all seven, two-hour modules: (1) Emotional Intelligence, (2) Stereotypes & Biases, (3) Understand Your Organization, (4) Future of Your Org through D&I, (5) Recruitment & Retention, (6) Community Outreach, and (7) Sustainable Business Model. Through Broussard’s interest in diversity and inclusion efforts in talent acquisition, these newly acquired certifications will help strengthen their skills and abilities to support a diverse workplace.
“I’m very proud of Miranda for her passion and work ethic to earn this certificate. By expanding her knowledgebase, she will continue to attract great talent as well as help ensure that we meet the needs of a consistent culture for of our employees, clients and communities.” We are very proud of Miranda for investing in their own professional growth and contributing to the firm’s overall success,” stated Robyn Martin, Chief People Officer for Whitley Penn.
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Workplace Certificate
Earners of the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Workplace Certificate, offered by the University of South Florida Muma College of Business, have learned the essential practices and tools designed to increase employee diversity and to create a business model that embraces equity and inclusion. The seven-week program, created in partnership with the Tampa Bay Lightning and Jabil, focuses on ways for organizations to create diverse workplaces, address equity issues, and foster inclusivity.
About Whitley Penn, LLP
Whitley Penn continues to be one of the region’s most distinguished public accounting firms. With a strong base in Texas and a worldwide network affiliation via Nexia International, the firm is strategically positioned for continued growth both locally and internationally. Whitley Penn has been consistently recognized as “One the Top 100 Firms in the U.S.” and “Best of the Best” by INSIDE Public Accounting. For more information on Whitley Penn, please visit www.whitleypenn.com.
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