As organizations rise to meet today’s operational challenges, perspectives and experiences of personnel from diverse communities are integral for the security industry to achieve lasting success. This professional development session will focus on the importance of representation from minority and underrepresented groups in security management, and how security managers can better achieve their goals by seeking out and integrating diverse perspectives into their organizational structure. The conversation will bring together U.S. Ambassador Dereck Hogan, a prominent contributor to the Diverse Diplomacy Leaders Speaker Series, alongside Angela Lewis of Walt Disney and Lucas Schleusener of Out in National Security, change-makers working to empower diverse international security professionals.


  •  Ambassador Dereck Hogan | U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Moldova
  •  Angela Lewis | Global Intelligence and Threat Analysis Manager | The Walt Disney Company
  •  Luke Schleusener | President & Co-Founder | Out in National Security
November 17 @ 13:00
13:00 — 13:45 (45′)