Noble Stafford is a consultant in Russell Reynolds Associates’ Technology Practice, based in Chicago. He has worked across numerous industries, including private equity, telecom, healthcare, education and agriculture/industrial goods. T.R. Straub is a consultant in Russell Reynolds Associates’ Corporate Officers Practice, based in Washington, D.C. He focuses on searches in corporate communications, public affairs and government relations.
CEOs may not know exactly how to demonstrate the inclusive behaviors that affirm or encourage LGBTQ+ team members. Here are three steps CEOs can take to create a more inclusive environment for LGBTQ+ employees.