TULSA—An Economic Empowerment Day Conference will be held by the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Centennial Commission, which will feature speakers like the president of the National Urban League, a congresswoman and the head of an investment firm.
The conference will be held from 10 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 1, at the Cox Business Center in Tulsa.
Among the speakers will be:
- Tosh Ernest, head of Wealth for Advancing Black Pathways, a JPMorgan Chase Bank initiative, will be a panelist on a discussion, entitled “The Way Forward: Innovations in Partnerships.”
- Racquel Oden, head of national sales for Chase consumer banking, will open the conference with “a fireside chat” with John Rogers Jr. of Ariel Investments.
- Earl “Butch” Graves Jr. president of Black Enterprise magazine, will be the moderator.
- Hill Harper (event co-host), president of Black Wall Street.
- U.S. Rep. Joyce Beatty (Dem., Ohio).
- Marc Morial, president of the National Urban League.
Virtual ticket holders will have access to the entire event through August.
One may register online at www.Tulsa2021.org/eed.