Meet the Team

Carolyn Golden Hebsgaard

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

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Carolyn Golden Hebsgaard is a Consultant, retained for more than 27 years as the Executive Director (1993-present) of The 可以赌足球的app.正规赌足球软件, and concurrently for 16 years as the Executive Director of The Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity, Inc. in Connecticut (2003-2019). She has supported both organizations in their efforts to identify, recruit, advance, and retain attorneys of color. She is spearheading a workforce diversity movement recognized nationally as one of the most innovative approaches to advancing diversity and inclusion in the legal profession. She is often called on as a trainer, speaker, and executive coach on access and equity issues for people of color.

Ms. Hebsgaard is actively engaged in action initiatives in Boston and Connecticut and holds leadership positions in many professional associations, civic organizations, and community groups. Ms. Hebsgaard has been honored by many Boston and Connecticut organizations. In the mid-'90s, Ms. Hebsgaard was named one of 25 Influential People to watch by the Boston Business Journal. Recently, Ms. Hebsgaard was the recipient of the prestigious 2019 Edwin Archer Randolph Diversity Award in honor of her founding of the Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity. The Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity created The Carolyn Golden Hebsgaard Award to be presented annually to a lawyer of color, 40 and under, who have made significant contributions to Connecticut's legal community. In 2011 she also received the Constance Baker Motley Trailblazer Award by the New Haven, CT. NAACP at Yale University, and the Citizen In the Law Award presented by the Connecticut Bar Association.

Carolyn Golden Hebsgaard Executive Director

Carolyn Golden Hebsgaard
Executive Director

Ms. Hebsgaard is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Middlesex County Chapter of The Links, Inc., a Founder of Divas Uncorked, Inc graduate of Delaware State University.

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