Fighting the Disparity: A Forum

Sandler Center for the Performing Arts, May 22, 2019
City Council Member Sabrina Wooten is hosting a Disparity Study Forum on May 22 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts located at 201 Market Street.

The forum will address the results of the City’s disparity study and respond to citizens’ questions. The speakers will discuss the study’s recommendations, provide information on doing business with the City and encourage dialogue about what the City’s next steps should be to ensure that small businesses of all kinds are welcomed.​

This event is FREE and open to the public.​​


Introductions​C​hance Wilson
​Welcome​Sabrina Wooten, City Council Member  
​Overview of the Disparity Study ResultsSameer Bawa, Ph.D., BBC Research & Consulting
​Introduction of Panelists Chance Wilson

Rebecca Kee,  Purchasing Agent, Finance
Taylor Adams, Interim Director, Economic Development

Donna Whitaker, Managing Partner, Venture Realty Group
​​Chris Stone, P.E., Chief Executive Officer, ClarkNexsen
​A. Bruce Williams, Virginia Beach African American Political Action Council
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