Dr. Richard Conde is Senior Vice President, Diversity Officer for Santander Consumer U.S. In his role, Richard provides DE&I strategic and programming support to over 5,000 employees Prior to Joining Santander Consumer, Richard was a founding member of boutique consultancy, Tr3ce Consulting, which focused on maximizing human capital, diverse demographic segmentation, and operational data outcomes, with a specific focus on the application of Latino Cultural Scripts. In his multi-year business leadership career, Richard has led multiple diversity councils, served on ERG leadership boards, and developed DE&I strategy for a one thousand plus employee regional operation. As a speaker, Richard has presented on a number of DE&I topics to up to 3,000 participants, including: Relationship Building as Leadership Excellence, Leadership Branding Strategy, Leadership Challenges for Diverse Leaders, Corporate Capital and Being the Whole You at the Workplace. In addition, Richard facilitated “Appreciating Differences” training to over 2,000 employees.