Milton Young Professionals Learning Series
October 19 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Wednesday, October 19
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Milton Innovation Centre
Speaker: Tyjondah Kerr, Director, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion at OLG
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About our speaker:
Tyjondah Kerr, Director, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion at OLG
While completing her Psychology Degree at the University of Windsor, Tyjondah started her career in gaming in 1994 with Casino Windsor. She began working for OLG in 1999 and has held management positions at OLG Slots at Mohawk Racetrack and OLG Slots at Woodbine Racetrack. During her 20+ years with OLG, Tyjondah has had progressive leadership roles.
She is currently the Director, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion within People and Culture. She oversees OLG’s Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Council and other Employee Resource Groups (ERGs). Tyjondah is accountable for the Equity Diversity and Inclusion strategy for the organization and helps to create a sense of belonging for OLG’s employees.
In 2019, Tyjondah received the Vaike Murusalu Empowerment Award at OLG. Her dedication for leadership and empowering people to reach their goals has been her driving force with every position she undertakes.
In 2020, Tyjondah became one of Canada’s 100 Accomplished Black Women by 100ABCwomen authored by the Honourable Jean Augustine. She is also the Board Chair for BGC Peel.
Tyjondah is a married mother of 2 and resides in Brampton, On.