In 2012, the Diversity and Inclusion Sports Consortium (DISC) was established as a partnership among diversity and inclusion practitioners from the largest sports organizations in the United States.
With the theme of “Dispelling the Myths: Diversity in Sports is a Winning Business Strategy,” last week the United States Tennis Association (USTA) hosted members of DISC, focused on highlighting the 45th anniversary of the Title IX Statute of the Education Amendment of 1972.
“On behalf of the USTA’s Diversity and Inclusion department, I want to welcome all of this year’s symposium attendees, D&I leaders and panel participants to the US Open,” said D.A. Abrams, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, USTA.
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