MasterClass Intros

Welcome to the Master Class. This Master Class today is brought to you by The 84Six Institute for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Incorporated. It is underwritten by Genesis Leadership Training LLP and The Genesis Public Policy Research Institute.

The 84Six Institute is a nonprofit organization that works in the areas of

    • Conducting policy research initiatives for socio-economic equity for race & gender minorities. This is done through our affiliation with The Genesis Public Policy Research Institute, who is one of our underwriters.
    • Providing diversity & inclusion training and consulting for business owners, corporate executives, managers in for profit businesses and also diversity & inclusion programs for leaders in nonprofit organizations like colleges, universities, hospitals and religious organizations. This is done in collaboration with Genesis Leadership Training who is one of our underwriters.
    • Facilitating community engagement and conversations for inter-racial, & cross-cultural understanding. AND…
    • Advocacy for under privileged, underrepresented and underserved communities

Your facilitator / moderator for today’s Master Class is Dr. W Vernon Murray who Is the executive director of The 84Six (pronounce as The eight four six).

He is assisted on The 84Six team by Ms. Rosemarie Wilson, VP of Program Development who has 30 + years working in local government leadership and also as the Economic Director for National Urban League - New Jersey, where she championed the cause foe Small Minority Businesses. The 84Six Institute is also honored to have Dr. Walter B T Douglas on our team. Dr. Douglas is a retired University & Seminary Professor and currently the Director of the Institute of Diversity and Multiculturalism.

Dr. Yvonne Murray-Larrier LPC, NCC, NCSC is also a key member of The 84Six team.  She is an Associate Professor and the Department Chair for the School of Counseling & Human Services at Indiana University South Bend and the Director of GCSCORED. GCSCORED is a counseling agency focused on building relational capacity in individuals, families, schools, communities and organizations.

Your presenter facilitator for this Masterclass; Dr. W Vernon Murray holds a Doctor of Business Administration degree in Strategic Organizational Leadership and a PhD in Public Policy, Administration & Leadership. He is also Certified Public Accountant since 1990 and practices as the Managing Director and Founding Partner of Strategic Business Analysts LLC which is a financial services firm providing business strategy services as well as auditing, accounting and tax services to small businesses.

Dr. Murray has authored 12 books, over 100 Whitepapers and over 20 training curricula in the areas of business growth strategy, leadership, personal & spiritual development and of course in public policy, diversity, equity and inclusion. His works can be found on Amazon or on his website at or at MBH Publishing.Org. Dr. Murray is the founder & President of MBH Publishing Inc.

He is a widely requested speaker and workshop facilitator and considers it a great honor to be able to present and facilitate today’s masterclass.