Vorys Diversity & Inclusion Report 2018 - Page 30

Women for Economic and Leadership Development – Susan Harty serves on the national board of directors for WELD, an organization that builds programs, events and a community to support the leadership development of women and drive business growth. Stonewall Columbus – Jen House is on the board of directors for Stonewall Columbus (SWC), the non-profit organization that is home to Columbus’ LGBTQ center and dozens of programs for the LGBTQ community. SWC also hosts the annual Columbus Pride Festival and Parade. Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Central Ohio – Vorys regularly supports, sponsors and attends APABA-CO events and assisted with the founding of APABA chapter in central Ohio. Sachiyo Peterson currently serves on the board of directors for APABA-CO and previously served as chapter president in 2014. Association for Corporate Growth Cincinnati – Kim Schaefer is the chair of the Women’s Committee for ACG Cincinnati. The Vorys Cincinnati office has hosted several ACG women’s events over the past year. Legal Marketing Association – Britt Schmidt serves on the national LMA Diversity & Inclusion Committee, working with law firms and other legal marketing and business development professionals across the country to empower their professional staff and build diverse and inclusive teams. 26