The DIAL Labs: Contextualizing Power and Creating Change That Can Last
Recorded On: 04/16/2020
About this Webinar
April 16, 2020 at 3:00 PM EST
Anthony Meyers, an experienced arts leader and Founding Director of Leading ChangeMakers, a company that works to achieve racial equity in nonprofit arts leadership through training, consulting and research, will offer insights into his two-decade professional journey in the nonprofit arts sector, and the path that led him to social entrepreneurship. As part of his work with Leading ChangeMakers, Anthony will share perspectives on the concepts of individual and collective power and how they manifest in institutions. Through an EDI lens, he will explore conditions for creating change within organizational systems. Attendees can utilize concepts from this webinar to generate ideas for how change can be instigated in the workplace and refine their personal skills in identifying power dynamics that can encourage and inhibit change.
Participants will walk away with:
- An understanding of how various power dynamics can manifest within organizations
- Tips for identifying power dynamics that can benefit or present barriers to changemaking
- Tools for managing conflict while working to create change
This webinar is a part of The DIAL Labs series.This webinar is available at no charge, and we encourage all who are interested to register. Can’t make the event live? Register anyway to get access to the recorded event and other helpful resources.
Support for this program has been provided by:
Founder & Executive Director, Leading ChangeMakers
Anthony D. Meyers brings expertise in grants management, program management and evaluation, fund development, advocacy, facilitation, and audience development. He currently works in public grantmaking and has served as an arts administrator for several nonprofit cultural organizations across the New York tristate area. Anthony is a public speaker and published writer, and recently served as a contributor to the Clyde Fitch Report, which publishes features and opinions at the intersection of art and politics. He started Leading ChangeMakers in 2017 and was a recipient of an Impact Venture Lab award from the New School, which supports social entrepreneurs.
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