Minnesota exec James Burroughs discusses baseball and Father’s Day

Not many people have the honor of throwing out the first pitch at a major league baseball game. To make the occasion sweeter than a box of Cracker Jacks and cotton candy, how about having your little princess join you on the mound? James Burroughs, Chief Inclusion Officer for the state of Minnesota, had the […]

Delta’s Black Employee Network hosts MLK celebration in Minnesota

The power, pride and future of the Twin Cities was in full force at Delta Air Lines’ MLK Celebration last month. Delta’s Black Employee Network (BEN) hosted almost a dozen local performers and artists and over 70 guests. Local artists included Lyndora Turner, Maya Marchelle, Shaun Burns of Ministering with Hands and Feet, Daniel Felton, […]

Minnesota’s chief inclusion officer discusses diversity

Rolling out recently attended the People of Color Career Fair in Minneapolis, where we talked with the state’s chief inclusion officer, James Burroughs. Burroughs shared some keen insight on his role in making sure there’s diversity and inclusion when the state makes hiring decisions, and also what they’re looking for in potential candidates. He also […]