Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Manager
Denver Public Library
Ozy Aloziem is the Denver Public Library's first Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Manager. She is leading the Building A Pipeline of Community Connection, DPL's grant project examining equity in the library workforce funded by the Institute for Museum and Library Services. In addition to her role at DPL, Ozy serves as a racial equity & racial healing consultant for several organizations across the nation. Ozy is a social work scholar that is deeply committed to collective liberation and social justice. She has been the lead researcher for several projects in over 4 countries and has presented at countless research conferences in various disciplines. Ozy received her MSW from the University of Denver’s Graduate School of Social Work in 2019, where, among several other prestigious awards, she was awarded the University of Denver’s Graduate School of Social Work’s Jean Peart Sinnock award- the highest honor given to a graduating social work student, for her antiracist research and advocacy. In 2021 she was named as a Library Journal Mover & Shaker.
Friday, June 25, 2021
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM CT