Wes Moore, Maryland’s Historic 63rd Governor, Joins Equity Summit 2023 as a Featured Speaker
We are thrilled to announce that Wes Moore, Maryland’s 63rd Governor and the state’s first Black Governor in 246 years, has been confirmed as a keynote speaker at the highly anticipated Equity Summit 2023. Governor Moore will participate in a fireside chat with our President & CEO, Gary A. Officer, making this event a significant highlight.
A combat veteran, bestselling author, small business owner, Rhodes Scholar and former CEO of one of the nation’s largest anti-poverty organizations, Wes has devoted his life’s work to a basic principle: no matter your start in life, you deserve an equal opportunity to succeed – a job you can raise a family on, a future you can look forward to.
Wes Moore’s election as the third African American Governor in U.S. history marks a watershed moment in our nation’s history. His journey is one of resilience, leadership, and dedication to advancing equity and justice for all. During this fireside chat, Governor Moore will share his experiences, insights, and vision for creating a more equitable future for Maryland and the United States.
Governor Moore’s presence at the Equity Summit 2023 is an opportunity for all of us to gain a deeper understanding of the challenges and opportunities in our quest for equity. His insights will inspire and motivate us all.