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Join us at noon in Room D1.602 in D Building on South Campus on Monday, May 23rd for UT Southwestern's annual Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Event featuring keynote speaker  Thomas Rajan, Vice President – Global Talent, Benefits & Retirement, American Airlines. The theme for this year's celebration is "Eye of the Tiger: Rise to the Challenge," honoring the many in the API community who have risen above challenges throughout history. 

Thomas Rajan leads the strategy, design, execution and operations of all enterprise-wide talent acquisition and performance management functions, as well as overseeing the medical benefits, health, and retirement programs in support of a global workforce powering the world’s largest airline. 

Prior to this role, Thomas held a variety of senior leadership and advisory roles in Human Capital and business functions, including most recently as the Managing Director of Global Learning for American, overseeing all people development and talent strategy. Prior to re-joining American in 2017, Thomas served as Senior Vice President of Strategic Leadership Development for the Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA). Prior to his service at BGCA, Thomas was a management consultant with McKinsey & Company, serving clients worldwide on Commercial Planning, Strategy, Operations, and Organization, and was one of the leaders of the Human Capital practice in North America. Thomas holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science (BS) Summa Cum Laude in Finance from Arizona State University. 

Hosted by the Office of Institutional Equity and Access and the  Asian-Pacific Islander Business Resource Group, this hybrid event will include remarks by EVP for Academic Affairs and Provost, Dr. W. P. Andrew Lee, a live audience Q&A and a cultural segment. A light reception will follow after the program. All faculty, employees, staff, students, and residents are welcome to attend.  

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