WASHINGTON, D.C. — Carolyn Berkowitz, the president and CEO of the Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), released the following statement in reaction to the passing of Senator Dianne Feinstein:
“Senator Dianne Feinstein‘s legacy of public service has served as a testament to women in all types of workplaces that you, too, belong here.
“Her groundbreaking work to defy gender stereotypes and push forward on diversity, equity and inclusion will leave an enormous void to be filled by a new generation of leaders.
“On behalf of the nation’s largest association for corporate citizenship professionals, we extend our condolences and recommit ourselves to building on Senator Feinstein’s enormous legacy and belief that our nation’s workplaces and businesses are stronger when all voices are at the table.”
The Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP) is the preeminent membership organization advancing the practice of corporate social impact. ACCP increases the effectiveness of CSR & ESG professionals and their companies by sharing knowledge, fostering solutions, and cultivating inclusive and supportive peer communities. ACCP amplifies the voices of its practitioner network to elevate strategies that work, provide innovative solutions, and expand impact.