DEI Program Manager Named NAAAHR Vice President of Community Partnerships
Frazier & Deeter (FD), one of the nation’s Top 50 accounting & advisory firms, is pleased to announce that Kandace Freeman has been named Vice President of Community Partnerships for the National Association of African Americans in Human Resources (NAAAHR). She currently serves as FD’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Program Manager.
As Vice President of Community Partnerships, Freeman is responsible for building relationships and connections in the Atlanta community to acquire new ideas, community partners and opportunities that enhance the careers of NAAAHR’s members.
“Kandace believes in the power of partnership and the ability to do more by doing good,” said Eric Gibson, Vice President of Corporate Partnerships at NAAAHR. “Her role is about more than forming meaningful relationships between NAAAHR Atlanta and other organizations; it’s about creating lasting impact. We are so appreciative of her hard work and dedication to what she’s accomplished in the short amount of time we’ve had working with her, and NAAAHR is extremely grateful for all that she does!”
NAAAHR serves to provide a unique global forum for the career development of Black and African American human resources professionals. Incorporated in 1998, the association was formed by a coalition of 17 local organizations of Black and African American professionals and consultants from many cities across the country. Today, the NAAAHR community consists of over 25,000 HR members and affiliates and operates over 25 chapters and interest groups throughout the nation.
“I am incredibly thankful for the opportunity to interact and engage with such phenomenal change leaders in our community,” said Freeman. “I am excited to bring my passion and talents to the NAAAHR board and collaborate with this exceptional organization!”
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Frazier & Deeter is an award-winning Top 50 accounting & advisory firm headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. The firm provides a wide range of tax, audit, accounting and advisory services to serve the emerging needs of clients as they evolve. FD and its family of brands serve clients, from the Fortune Global 500 companies to growing small businesses, through six offices across the United States and the United Kingdom. The firm has been recognized repeatedly as a Best of the Best Accounting firm, a Best Firm to Work For® and a Best Firm for Women in Leadership. FD’s brand promise is Investing in Relationships to Make a Difference®.