The Chattanooga International Human Rights Day celebration will be held virtually on Thursday, Dec. 10 from 11 a.m.-noon. This year’s theme is Promoting Civility in Uncertain Times. The event commemorates the ratification of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights by the United Nations on Dec. 10, 1948.
Ronald Harris, vice president, Diversity and Inclusion at BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, will be the guest speaker for the celebration. Mr. Harris’ role at BCBST is to cultivate a corporate culture where diversity and inclusion are aligned with the company’s corporate strategies and values.
He has served in various management roles at BCBST for 30 years and is also a co-founder of the BlueCross BlueShield Association Diversity Alliance.
THRC Board Chair Robin Derryberry said, “Civility has never been more important than it is at this time in our nation’s history. We’re excited to welcome Ron Harris from BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee as he shares insights into promoting civility during times like these. We encourage the public to register and join us for this important event.”
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