Welcome Destyn Land – new Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program Specialist

IPD is pleased to announce Destyn Land as the new Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program Specialist for the Institute for Professional Development.  Before his role at Metro State, Destyn worked as a Multicultural Student and Program Support Specialist at the University of Minnesota. Within that role, Destyn not only supported students directly, but intentionally crafted programs and initiatives dedicated to eliminating barriers to best support students from historically marginalized backgrounds. Destyn brings with him a strong passion for Social Justice driven by the desire to co-create a world where everyone is able to “be free, to live fully, and to be well.” -bell hooks

IPD looks forward to having you work with Destyn to create courses that help to intentionally craft programs and initiatives that eliminate barriers and best support you and your employees to build a workplace culture where people feel included and engaged.