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Internships Support Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Outdoor Industry

January 27, 2018, 10:00 am
Hyatt Regency - Agate Room

PRESENTERS: Deanna Lloyd, Patagonia; Eboni Preston, Greening Youth Foundation

MODERATOR: Stasia Walker, Outdoor Industry Association

This panel discussion between Patagonia, a former Patagonia intern, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and Greening Youth will discuss Patagonia’s hiring strategies, successes and challenges-including what the hiring experience is like from an intern’s perspective-and Patagonia’s partnership with Greening Youth Foundation. Come learn how businesses can use internships as an introduction to the outdoor industry and about ‘the variety of careers that exist within the outdoor space.