In this thought-provoking keynote, Tiffany Turner, a multi-faceted and seasoned leader, delves into the intertwined narratives of her personal and professional experiences in the nonprofit sector as a Black woman. Through personal stories, insightful thoughts, and a call to reflect, Tiffany challenges the audience to view themselves and their impact on others through a different lens.
With a focus on truth-telling and initiating uncomfortable conversations, the narrative explores how the nonprofit sector was founded on good intentions and been rooted in trauma and the profound impact it has had on all aspects life. Tiffany’s experience as a key thought leader within the nonprofit sector shines a light on the discrepancies present and offers a fresh perspective on the urgency of change and holistic healing through racial equity.
Engaging and honest, she discusses the collective trauma experienced during the COVID-19 pandemic and its lasting effects on individuals and society. By sharing her personal journey of navigating life, unexpected life changes, and doubts in various roles, Tiffany highlights the resilience and inherent vulnerability within us all.