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The Equalizer - Summer 2017

Volume 2 No. 1   June 2017


Diversity & Inclusion

Using the Power of SOGI for the Good of the Profession

I joined the SOGI Commission in 2013. I had long been an active leader in the Section of Civil Rights & Social Justice (CRSJ) and was involved in its SOGI committee long before the ABA created the SOGI Commission. But upon joining the SOGI Commission, I quickly learned that the Goal III diversity commissions have a lot of influence in the ABA and that SOGI was eager and willing to use that power for the good of the profession.