Business Council president and CEO moderates diversity panel at Somos El Futuro

The positive impact on company performance that is tied to corporate board diversity was the topic of a panel discussion at Somos El Futuro, moderated by Heather C. Briccetti, Esq., president and CEO of The Business Council of New York State.

Panelists included Roberta Phillips, executive director of the Center for Women in Business at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation. Mecca Santana, chief diversity officer for New York State, and Nancy Hernandez, Deputy New York State Comptroller Office of Diversity Management.

Somos El Futuro, is an annual event that serves as a platform for legislators, scholars, business and labor leaders to address issues that impact the Hispanic community.