116: Create a Community-Centered, Radical Summit with Dawn Serra, Founder & CEO of Radical Summits

Dawn Serra is the founder of Radical Summits, where she helps purpose driven business owners like you create beautiful, ethical, inclusive, speaker-paid, community-centered summits that leaves both speakers and participants feeling seen, heard, valued, and profitable. Dawn’s vision is to show the entrepreneurial world that there’s a way to host powerful, influential summits without all the sales tactics and empty promises.

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·      Who is Dawn, and what does her business do?

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Rhodes Perry

Rhodes Perry is a nationally recognized expert on LGBTQ and social justice public policy matters, with two decades of leadership experience innovating strategy management, policy and program solutions for corporations, government agencies, and non-profit organizations. At his core, Rhodes is an entrepreneur, where he most recently established Rhodes Perry Consulting, LLC, a national diversity and inclusion consulting firm that uses an intersectional approach to collaborate with leaders on creating solutions in the practice areas of strategy management, issue advocacy, and stakeholder engagement. Previously, Rhodes founded the Office of LGBTQ Policy & Practice at the New York City Administration for Children’s Services, and prior to this assignment he served as the founding Director of Policy at PFLAG National where he led the policy strategy and advocacy efforts for the organization’s 350 chapters. He cut his teeth serving as a Program Examiner at the White House Office of Management & Budget, where he improved upon federal benefit programs designed to provide assistance to low-income communities. Rhodes earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Gender Studies from the University of Notre Dame, and obtained a Master of Public Administration from New York University.