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    February 2021: What’s Next Washington & Hiring FIT (Formerly Incarcerated Talent)

    Date: February 10, 2021, 11:45am – 1:00pm
    Mt. Baker Chapter of SHRM
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    Wednesday February 10, 1:45am - 1:00pm
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    What’s Next Washington & Hiring FIT (Formerly Incarcerated Talent)

    Black, Brown, Native, LGBTQI, and women from all demographics suffer the most during
    economic downturns. Post-Covid19 economic recovery plans must include everyone.

    An astonishing 70 million Americans have a conviction history. By 2030 that number will be 100
    million - one-in-three working adults (USDOJ). That means employers do and will routinely
    interview people with conviction histories. To achieve an equitable and inclusive recovery,
    employers will need the right recruiting, hiring, and retention tools - developed by the directly
    impacted - to onboard and retain this overlooked pool of talent.

    Presented by: Susan Mason & Roz Solomon

    Susan Mason Co-founder and Executive Director What’s Next Washington
    Sue is active in the re-entry community and sits on the Washington Voting Justice Coalition
    (WVJC) and the FARE Housing Coalition. She is a National Council of Formerly and Currently
    Incarcerated Women and Girls 2019 Reimagining Communities Fellow and was a 2018 Just
    Leadership USA (JLUSA) Fellow. She is a NationSwell Council member.
    Sue has a passion for think tanks, and building a nationwide base of support for all formerly
    incarcerated persons to participate and be heard. Susan Mason was incarcerated in federal
    prison from 2001-2003.

    Roz Solomon Co-founder and Board President - What’s Next Washington
    Roz had a corporate litigation practice in Seattle for 7 years. She was then appointed to serve
    as an administrative law judge for Washington State. She also taught litigation strategy as an
    adjunct at Seattle University for 5 years. She co-founded the Washington Business Alliance in
    2010 and served as its executive director for three years.
    Roz is committed to the idea that all people deserve the dignity of inclusion and full human



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