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STRIDE – A Social Impact Summit

November 21, 2024
Washington, D.C.

The place to share ideas, innovate and connect to improve society

Centered on social responsibility, sustainability and diversity, equity and inclusion, STRIDE spotlights the best practices, thought leadership and research trends that are moving the needle on social impact.

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Who Should Attend:

  • Public affairs professionals interested in best practices and current trends in social impact and sustainability
  • Anyone interested in incorporating DEI into their internal and external initiatives
  • Communications professionals that guide company strategies for CSR, sustainability and DEI programs

Below is the 2023 agenda. The 2024 agenda will be available this Fall.

2024 speakers will be announced this Fall.


“I’m interested in learning more about the ESG strategy space. The conversations, the connections, the intelligence that I’ve gleamed from STRIDE are going to carry me so far.”

– Emily Pasi, Senior Public Affairs Manager, American Planning Association

The Council’s STR/DE Social Impact Summit is a well-planned event that goes beyond the norm of what our professional community has come to expect from an event. This event is timely, innovative, thought provoking and fits in with the current needs of the top-notch professionals that attend the event. This is a go-to event for anyone in the field.”

– Brian Banks, Chief Government Affairs & Public Policy Officer, American Counseling Association

2023 Advisory Committee
  • Tunde Agboke, HP Inc.
  • Brian Banks, American Counseling Association
  • Dex Battista, Magna
  • Caitlin Chiquelin, KORE POWER
  • Cheye-Ann Corona, Affirm, Inc.
  • Bethany Dame, American Property Casualty Insurance Association
  • Arielle Desse, New Orleans & Company
  • Jamal Donaldson Briggs, Bank of America Corporation
  • Michelle Erbeyi, Mary Kay Inc.
  • Lisa Habersack, American Institutes for Research
  • Vlasta Hakes, Grifols, Inc.
  • Matthew Indre, Total Wine & More
  • Jayant Kairam, Diageo North America
  • Taylor Lustig, PepsiCo, Inc.
  • Nathan Mains, Pennsylvania School Boards Association
  • Kevin Maley, VOX Global
  • Megan Managan, Washington Bankers Association
  • Richard Romer, AAA National
  • Anthony Shop, Social Driver
  • Lindsay Singleton, ROKK Solutions

This summit is eligible for: 3 credits toward the Certificate in Government Relations and Lobbying and 3 elective credits toward the Certificate in Public Affairs Management.


Kristin Brackemyre
Senior Director, Public Affairs Practice
202-787-5969 | [email protected]