Rhodes Perry, MPA, is an award-winning social entrepreneur, sought-after speaker, host of the popular podcast The Out Entrepreneur, and a nationally recognized LGBTQ thought leader with two decades of government and nonprofit experience having worked at the White House, PFLAG National, and the City of New York. His work as a diversity, equity, and inclusion expert has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, The Associated Press, and The Huffington Post, among others. Rhodes believes in the power of bringing authenticity into the workplace, and he helps senior executives cultivate workplace cultures of belonging through his strategic management consultancy. Rhodes volunteers his time serving on the City of Portland’s Human Rights Commission and Portland's LGBTQ Chamber of Commerce. More about Rhodes may be found at www.rhodesperry.com.