Contributors

All of our contributors have been hand-picked for their detailed knowledge and expertise in their field. Each contributor will bring their insight and industry understanding and experience to our one and two day training workshops. Don't miss this unrivalled opportunity to hear from industry leaders. For more information about any of the individuals who chair, speak or train at our occupational development courses, please click on their names or images to reveal more information. We ensure that each of our open-access training courses have excellent networking opportunities and are highly interactive. Please note that our trainers are available for in-house training as well as open-access workshops.
Julie Denis ACAS

Julie Dennis

Head of Diversity and Inclusion, Acas

Julie is a Diversity and Inclusion specialist with over 16 years’ experience, gained within the public and voluntary sector. She is currently leading on Diversity & Inclusion, HR Policy and Employee Health & Wellbeing at Acas.

She has successfully developed and delivered strategic diversity and inclusion initiatives relating to employment and service delivery, and is one of the country’s most experienced professionals in this field

Prior to joining Acas, she was Head of Diversity at the Land Registry, where her work on Diversity & Inclusion was recognised repeatedly winning the department awards in 2012, 2013, 2015 and 2016.  In addition she successfully ensuring HMLR maintained its Stonewall Top 100 Employers Index position in 2016 & 2017.

Graduating from Sheffield Hallam University in 1998 with a BA (Hon’s) in Women’s Studies, Julie has a passion for gender equality and implemented an extensive training programme on harassment & bullying whilst working for the Fire & Rescue Service.

She is a Stonewall workplace ally and is a champion for mental health awareness.

Julie is passionate about diversity and inclusion in the workplace and strives to create an environment where people can be themselves.