Affirmative Action as it Applies to Government Contracts

Event Description

The speakers will discuss affirmative action considerations in state and local government contracts, including common requirements of the contract process and examples of how their entities have incorporated limitations and considerations related to affirmative action into their equity and inclusion work.



Ashanti Payne | Assistant Director, Office of Equity and Equal Opportunity, Metropolitan Council

Faith Jackson | Chief Equity and Inclusion Officer, City of Bloomington

Igbal Mohammed | Manager, Office of Equity in Procurement


1.0 Elimination of Bias CLE Credits applied for | Event Code: 472668


Public Law Section Member: FREE*
Member, not in the Public Law Section: $15
Non-Member: $45
Law Student & New Admittee: FREE

Registration Deadline: September 28, 2022 at 11:00 am. To register after that time, email the program manager.

Remote Participation: Remote instructions will be emailed to you the day prior to the event.

Payments/Cancellations:  Please register online or over the phone by credit card whenever possible. If you must pay by check, please use this registration form . Need to cancel? Please see our cancellation policy .

Covid-19:  We are currently following CDC guidelines for Covid-19. For more information, please visit our website .

Accommodations: We are committed to creating an inclusive environment in which all members can participate fully. If you need reasonable accommodations to participate in this event, please notify the program manager with at least 72 hours notice prior to the meeting to allow sufficient time to make arrangements for accommodations. Thank you.

Program Manager: Kelly Kozicky| | 612-278-6351


Register for this Event


Friday, September 30, 2022

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Zoom/Live Webinar