Whitney Munn: Freedom Writers

THU, DEC 16, 2010 (49:50)

Whitney Munn, associate director of Social Responsibility for Kilpatrick Stockton law firm, talks to a class of students at Atlanta’s Grady High School about their future careers. She tell of her success creating the firm’s award-winning community involvement initiative, “IMPACT” and the firm’s highly successful Booker T. Washington High School (BTW) Freedom Writers mentoring program. Whitney was recently named one of Georgia Trend’s 40 Under 40, which showcases young achievers in business, government, politics, education, and nonprofit.

+ BIO: Whitney Munn

Whitney Munn is the Associate Director of Corporate Social Responsibility for Kilpatrick Stockton LLP, a full-service, international law firm with nine offices across the eastern United States and in Europe. In 2004, she created the firm’s award-winning community involvement initiative, “IMPACT,” and now is currently responsible for managing all aspects of the firm’s corporate social responsibility efforts which include the employee volunteer program, charitable contributions, board placement and training, diversity & inclusion and sustainability. Whitney is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is an alumna of LEAD Atlanta and United Way VIP. She is Past President of the Board of Directors of the Corporate Volunteer Council of Atlanta and currently serves as a Member at Large on their Board. She also serves on the Board of VOX Teen Communications and the Advisory Board for GivingPoint.