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Nov. 17 meeting is a Zoom Meeting

Kharma Kelley – DEI in Writing
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Kharma Kelley is a Paranormal Romance & Urban Fantasy author and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion advocate & practitioner. She’s recently been featured in Austin Woman magazine and was a 2019 D&I Leader finalist for DivInc’s Champion of Change Awards where she currently serves on the Award’s Selection Committee.She’s the founder of the Inclusive Romance Project — a non-profit organization focused on providing career growth and safe spaces for marginalized romance authors.

She’s obsessed with creating a positive workplace culture where creatives and professionals alike can thrive. She also mentors young professionals of color and produces DEI workshops. She’s a lover of process, tough discussions, tacos, and dogs—pretty much in that order.