INROADS Raises More Than $100,000 to Develop Latino/Hispanic Students into Corporate Leaders
For the last five years, INROADS has celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month with their fundraising event, Visiones. This year, Visiones raised more than $100,000 in support of INROADS mission to identify, train and provide leadership opportunities to diverse and underserved youth across the U.S., and $10,500 provided 10 deserving students with scholarships.
Reba Simmons Executive VP At BBVA Compass Appointed to INROADS National Board of Directors
ST. LOUIS, MO, October 11, 2017 — Reba Simmons has recently been appointed to INROADS, Inc.’s National Board of Directors. INROADS is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to developing and...
VP David William Zack Appointed to INROADS National Board of Directors
ST. LOUIS, MO, October 10, 2017 — David William Zack has been recently appointed to INROADS, Inc.’s National Board of Directors. INROADS is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to developing...
Carolynn Johnson COO at Diversityinc Appointed to INROADS National Board of Directors
ST. LOUIS, MO, October 5, 2017 — Carolynn Johnson has recently been appointed to INROADS, Inc.’s National Board of Directors. INROADS is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to developing and...
Christopher C. Collier of Southern Company recently appointed to INROADS National Board of Directors
ST. LOUIS, MO, October 3, 2017 — Christopher C. Collier has been recently appointed to INROADS, Inc.’s National Board of Directors. INROADS is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to developing...
Rahsaan J. Coefield Appointed to INROADS National Board of Directors
ST. LOUIS, MO, September 28, 2017 — Rahsaan J. Coefield, Esq. has been appointed to INROADS, Inc.’s National Board of Directors. INROADS is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to developing...
INROADS PROVIDES MORE THAN 400 EMERGING CORPORATE LEADERS WITH UNCONSCIOUS BIAS TRAINING
In response to the recent CEO Action for Diversity and Inclusion pledge — taken by more than 270 corporate CEOs since June — INROADS hosted more than 400 diverse, college seniors at its annual three-day Leadership Development
INROADS Trains Over 400 Diverse Future Leaders in 3-Day Intensive Workshop
INROADS, Inc., a national nonprofit, will host its 2017 Leadership Development Institute this week. This year, diverse, college seniors from around the country will join INROADS in a 3-day conference with workshops starting this Thursday and going through Saturday. Students will have the opportunity to
INROADS HackIT UpStart
INROADS, Inc. and STEMBoard formed an alliance to increase diversity in STEM/STEAM and offer innovative curriculum to provide underrepresented high school students in Atlanta with technology and coding skills. From June 26-28, this partnership reached a key milestone with the first-ever Hack UpStart workshop in Atlanta at the SLCA. This program gave INROADS College...
Sustainable Diversity Strategies
Thought Leader, INROADS CEO, Pledges Actions to Advance Diversity and Inclusion in Corporate America
The CEO Action for Diversity and Inclusion is the largest CEO-driven business commitment to advance diversity and inclusion in the workplace. United by a
General Colin Powell & Mrs. Alma Powell Receive INROADS Excellence in Leadership Award
General Colin Powell, U.S.A. (Ret.) and Mrs. Alma Powell recently received the INROADS Excellence in Leadership
INROADS Hosts Inaugural Benefit Gala, Celebrating Excellence in Leadership
More than 200 Leaders Attended to Celebrate Corporate Diversity and Social Impact at INROADS Inaugural Benefit Gala, held May 10, 2017.
INROADS to Host Celebrating Excellence in Leadership Benefit Gala
ST. LOUIS, MO, May 9, 2017 — INROADS, Inc., is pleased to announce it will host the Celebrating Excellence in Leadership Benefit Gala, reception, dinner and program to support its leadership development and career preparation programs for talented, underserved youth.
Top 10 Strategic Partners
INROADS, Inc., a multi-cultural non-profit whose mission is leadership development, career preparation and creating opportunity for talented, underserved youth, recently announced its 2016 Top 10 Strategic Corporate Partners.
Christina, Lauren and Tiffany Cooper — are three in a million. All three attended Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama. All three were INROADS interns at the same company. View the video for their amazing success story.
INROADS Awarded $100,000 from the ELC
INROADS, Inc., a non-profit focused on development and career preparation for talented, under-served youth, received a $100,000 Community Impact grant from The Executive Leadership Council (ELC) to enhance and expand the INROADS College Links program. INROADS College Links exposes talented, diverse high school students to careers in business and STEAM
Coding in the Community: Innovation and Collaboration
INROADS, Inc. and STEMBoard formally launched their strategic alliance this weekend with a technology program for local students.
INROADS Kicks Off College Links-Atlanta
Often, the only woman in the room, or the only person of color in an entire organization, Errika Mallett knows why more than half of minority freshmen who declare STEM majors at the start of college abandon them before graduation or switch to non-STEM graduate programs
INROADS Appoints James Tolliver Chief Development Officer
INROADS Invests in Innovation with New Chief Development Officer
Top charitable investment executive to lead fundraising and partner with corporations to launch innovative leadership development programs
ST. LOUIS, MO, January 9, 2017 — INROADS, Inc. has appointed James Tolliver Chief Development Officer (CDO). Tolliver will be tasked with implementing and executing fund development strategy and partnering...
INROADS and STEMBoard Form Strategic Alliance
ST. LOUIS, Dec. 19, 2016 — INROADS, Inc. and STEMBoard have formed a strategic alliance to expand opportunities in STEM/STEAM for underserved students, professionals and entrepreneurs. INROADS is a non-profit focused on development and career preparation for talented, underserved youth. STEMBoard is a technology solutions company that works to close the achievement gap by...
November Alumni Newsletter
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New Chairman of National Board of Directors Barron Witherspoon
INROADS Elects New Chairman of National Board of Directors
P&G’s Barron Witherspoon brings global leadership experience to directorship
INROADS’ Hot Prospects is a national database of business-ready college graduates.
Although 74% of graduating INROADS interns receive offers from their sponsoring companies before they graduate, 26% percent do not. The reasons vary, from M&A activity to changes in leadership, budget, processes or organizational structure. INROADS Hot Prospects gives you access to these diverse, Day-1...
Introducing Andrea Johnson-Lee!
Andrea Johnson-Lee is the Midwest Regional Director of INROADS serving St. Louis, Kansas City, Minneapolis/St. Paul, Iowa and Omaha. Mrs. Johnson-Lee joined INROADS May 2016, after more than 20 years of extensive operations, planning and supervisory experience as an executive in the healthcare industry.
Employer Spotlight: Lockheed Martin
During the Mid-Atlantic's annual Awards Banquet and Learning Summit the Lockheed Martin team led by Rainia Washington was awarded the Corporate Plus Award. This award honors a sponsoring company that has demonstrated true commitment to the INROADS mission (e.g. quality internships, financial contributions, in-kind gestures, etc.). In addition, Rainia who is also a INROADS Alumna...
Alumnus Spotlight: John Sneh
We want to congratulate INROADS Alumnus John Sneh our 2014 INROADER of the Year on his promotion to Worldwide Sales Executive at IBM.
As a Worldwide Executive for the Mobile and API Economy, John is a subject matter expert for API Management Solutions, Mobile Application Platforms and API Security Gateways. John provides executives, senior leaders,...
Alumnus Spotlight: Anthony Mays
I wasn't supposed to be a Googler. Where I come from, guys like me are not expected to become software engineers.
Anthony Mays overcame poverty, abuse and growing up in foster homes to become the first in his family to attend a four-year university. After that, he secured his dream job as a software engineer...
Senior Marketing Executive Appointed to INROADS National Board of Directors
Xerox’s Michael Zimmer’s client/employee engagement expertise advances organization’s mission to diversify Corporate America
INROADS, Inc., recently appointed Michael Zimmer, President, U.S. Global Document Outsourcing for Xerox, to its National Board of Directors. INROADS, the nation's largest non-profit source of salaried corporate internships, develops diverse, skilled talent to become Corporate America’s future leaders.
“Mike sees customer relations...
The Executive Leadership Foundation Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Better Chance, Leadership Education and Development Program and INROADS, Inc.
Memorandum Provides Mentorship Support
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Jan. 14, 2014) – The Executive Leadership Foundation (ELF), the programmatic and charitable affiliate of The Executive Leadership Council (ELC), signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with A Better Chance (ABC), LEADership Education and Development Program (formerly LEAD Program) and INROADS. The agreement leverages mission synergies of...