Miller Canfield Lawyer Joni Thrower-Grundy Appointed Diversity DirectorSeptember 16, 2013
The law firm of Miller Canfield announces that Joni Thrower-Grundy, of the Detroit, Mich. office, has been appointed the firm’s Diversity Director. She will oversee implementation of the firm’s commitment to develop and maintain a multicultural workforce, a culture of inclusion and serve as primary spokesperson on diversity issues. She will also continue in her capacity as a senior attorney in the Banking and Finance Group.
“As a premier Michigan law firm, Miller Canfield will boldly embrace the full spectrum of diversity,” Thrower-Grundy said. “In my role as Diversity Director, I will ensure this position is visible to the community, clients and employees through rigorous recruitment efforts, innovative retention policies and sponsorship of forward-thinking community initiatives.”
In addition to recruiting and retaining talent, Miller Canfield’s diversity plan includes providing continuous in-house training for all members of its legal team and expanding internal affinity groups and relationships with external organizations. For more information, visit www.millercanfield.com/Diversity.
Thrower-Grundy is a 2004 graduate of the Emory University School of Law in Atlanta, Ga. She also has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan. She’s licensed to practice law in both Michigan and California.