Anderson Hosts Panel on Diversity in Organizations

September 30, 2020 - Veronica Gualeni

The UNM Anderson School of Management Dean's Office and Women in Leadership (WIL) student organization are excited to host a virtual panel discussion as part of the She Means Business Speaker Series. Influential leaders of Albuquerque will discuss ways to encourage and support diversity in organizations. The event will occur via Zoom on Wednesday, October 21st, from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm MDT.

Dr. Assata Zerai

Troy Lesesne

Chanel Wiese


  • Dr. Assata Zerai, Vice President for Equity and Inclusion and Professor of Sociology at The University of New Mexico
  • Troy Lesesne, Head Coach and Technical Director of New Mexico United
  • Chanel Wiese, executive director of the Somos Unidos Foundation

Dr. Kathryn Jacobson, Associate Dean of Anderson School and Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Leadership, will moderate the panel.

To register for the event, please visit

About Women in Leadership

Women in Leadership is a student organization at the Anderson School of Management open to both undergraduate and graduate students. WIL works to cultivate career skills for female students and build their professional network through events, workshops, and guest speakers.