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Going Beyond Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At MGO, we are most effective in empowering our clients through the language of business when our team members have diverse skills and perspectives and are encouraged to think creatively and be their authentic selves. We value helping first and going beyond to embrace our differences and treat each other with respect. To create a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive environment we cultivate conversations that address complex issues with straight talk, engage in initiatives that build value in the communities we serve, and hold ourselves accountable in effecting measurable change.

Events & Discussions

DEI Initiatives

We cultivate conversations by creating events and discussions designed to offer support, bring new perspectives into view, and raise awareness of complex issues related to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

Cannabis Business Accelerator

MGO Provides Accounting Training to Momentum

MGO is a sponsor and exclusive provider of accounting training to the Momentum Cannabis Business Accelerator’s Class of 2021…

Coffee & Conversations

Q&A with Dr. Cornel West

To celebrate Black History Month, MGO is honored to host an exclusive conversation with esteemed professor, philosopher, and author Dr. Cornel West…

Coffee & Conversations

Honoring Women's Equality Day

We honor Women’s Equality Day with a roundtable featuring a panel of firm leaders discussing how the role of women in the workplace has evolved and what we…

Making an Impact

MGO In The Community

MGO strives to incorporate the goals and ideals that drive the DEI Initiative into our approaches to service delivery and industry advocacy.

These are a few examples of ways MGO is pushing for positive change in the markets and communities we operate in.

Collected Insights

The Future Game: Addressing the Financial Crisis in Pro Sports

The Future Game is a multi-media platform created to address the growing financial crisis in pro sports. Our goal is to create an open dialogue among…


Variety's Power of Women Conversations: A Virtual Event

This is our 4th consecutive year supporting Variety’s Power of Women event. The theme of honoring and championing female talent and leadership is especially…

Special Report

The Cannabis 50: Industry Impact Review

The Cannabis 50 2020 Impact Review honors the businesses, investors, advocates and organizations that made a positive impact on the cannabis and hemp…

Article Series

A Crash Course in Financial Literacy

Financial freedom takes time, patience, and just a little bit of know-how. Thus, MGO and Shondaland have teamed up to create an ongoing series on all-things…

Local & Emerging Business Vendors

Having started as a minority-owned small business over 25 years, MGO supports local, emerging, and minority-owned businesses. Our vendor selection process prioritizes these organizations and we work actively to advance economic opportunities within the communities we serve.

DEI Leadership

Morgan Stinson

DEI Director


Cynthia Pon

Chief DEI Officer

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T. Renee Parker

DEI Lead Partner


Louis Barajas

DEI Committee Advisor


Penny Auterson

DEI HR Director


Azeem Qureshi

Culture & Community Outreach Leader


Jennifer Land

DEI Event Coordinator


Kristofer Lenz

DEI Creative Director

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DEI Initiative

How Can We Help?

If you have any thoughts or suggestions about how the MGO Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Initiative can be more effective, please reach out to us.

+1 866.355.2453