Dr. Rev. Martin Luther King Day Panel and Community Discussion on Reparations
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Hosted by the Community Economic Development Office (CEDO) and the Department of Racial Equity, Inclusion, & Belonging (REIB)
Join us to learn more about reparations and reconciliation. A panel of representatives from other cities share about their own reparation and reconciliation discussions and legislative actions. They are joined by academics active in this evolving field and Burlington staff working to move our process forward.
Facilitator: Dr. Wanda Heading Grant - UVM Vice President, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Tyeastia Green - City of Burlington Director, REIB
Stephanie Seguino - Professor, Dept of Economics, UVM
Shawndell Burney-Speaks - Mayor’s Office of Community Relations, Providence R.I.
Bishop Jefffery A. Williams - Pastor of Kings Cathedral, Providence R.I.
Keith Young - Former Councilor, City of Asheville, NC