• Congratulations to our 2017 Scholarship Recipients

    Congratulations to Max Burch, Alexis Metts, Jon Russell, and Daphne Woolridge.  These four amazing students were selected to receive our 2017 BDNKY, Inc. Scholarships.  Each student will have $1000 forwarded directly to their current or future university. You can find more information about each student below. Max Burch Max is a student at the University of…

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  • White Privilege | Alexandra Weeden

    Did you know that a white person with a criminal record is more likely to get a callback for a job interview than a black person with the same qualifications who doesn’t have a record? Did you know that with overwhelming frequency, a white criminal will be identified on the news by a profile or…

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  • The Legacy of The Greatest

    The Business Diversity of Kentucky, Inc.  continues to celebrate the contributions and legacy of The Greatest – Muhammad Ali.   We extend our deepest sympathy to the Ali family.  His contributions represent what we strive to promote. While he was a prizefighter, we must not forget that he was also a great humanitarian and stood for peace, justice…

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  • The Dakota Access Pipeline

    In mid 18th century, this “Dakota Access Pipeline” region began as part of the sacred land for Indian reservation, known as the Great Sioux Reservation. Between President Trump and the Texas-based Energy Transfer Partner, the government and police force, Sioux tribes and protestors, this land has become an intense battlefield as conflicting views on issues…

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  • BDNKY board member, Diane Whitlock recognized by the LGBT Center at the University of Louisville

    Congratulations to BDNKY board member, Diane Whitlock, on being recognized by the LGBT Center at the University of Louisville with the 2016 Ally Award.  Diane is a passionate advocate for all aspects of Inclusion and Diversity.  We are especially proud to see her dedication rewarded in this manner.

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  • BDNKY IS PROUD OF OUR BOARD ACCOMPLISHMENTS

    3 Member Companies Achieve DiversityInc Top Honors

    Three of BDNKY’s own Board companies have achieved high honors from DiversityInc. ADP was named #24 on DiversityInc’s Top 50 Companies List. Both Humana and Brown-Forman were named on DiversityInc’s 25 Noteworthy Companies.

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  • THE BUSINESS DIVERSITY NETWORK

    BDNKY, Inc. is here to as a resource for the community! To better serve, communicate with, and support hundreds of individuals and organizations dedicated to diversity and inclusion, our website and our forums have been designed to keep you informed. Working closely with NIMBUS, our redesigned website features improved navigability, interactivity, upcoming events, updated links…

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  • BDNKY, INC

    BDNKY, Inc. is sponsored by companies who really care about diversity and inclusion, and want to make a difference in the community. We provide educational opportunities and allow businesses to share best practices. Diversity: the art of thinking independently together. Malcolm Forbes

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Board Members

Renea McClure

Renea has worked for over 25 years in Human Resources. Currently at LG&E since 2002, her work involves HR support for hiring/retention, employee relations, training, etc.  She also supports the company’s diversity strategy by focusing efforts on recruiting diverse applicants working with college/universities and community groups and providing expertise in the development of selection processes related to company diversity initiatives.

Renea has a MBA from Webster University and her undergraduate degree from the University of Alabama.  She also works as an adjunct instructor at Ottawa University. She serves on the board of the Robert Jamison Ministries – a non-profit community outreach agency in Louisville’s west end and volunteers with Junior Achievement.

For more information, send an email to Renea.McClure@lge-ku.com.

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About Us

Currently consisting of twelve member organizations, BDNKY, Inc. was incorporated in 2006 to enhance the cultures of organizations and their communities by promoting an appreciation for diversity and inclusion. To support an ever-changing business model for diversity and inclusion, BDNKY, Inc.’s purpose is accomplished by providing organizations and individuals a forum for sharing diversity initiatives, best practices, and resources. BDNKY, Inc. also hosts diversity-related events and networking opportunities. By sponsoring diversity forums that focus on a variety of diversity initiatives, we enable the exchange of best practices.

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