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As a customer-driven company, Delta Air Lines is focused on generating strategic business partners that reflect the diversity of the customers that fly our planes. To accomplish this we are committed to invest in developing diverse corporate-ready suppliers with the scale and capabilities to compete for Delta contracts and other corporate contracts across various commodities and services. Our 1By21 initiative is to achieve $1 Billion in diverse spend by the year 2021.


SDA is a performance-centered program and focuses on 12-key fundamental areas required to scale a sustainable business. Delta's goal is to establish a succession that will grow and sustain diverse supplier participation by providing a significant base of resources including education, access, and mentoring.


Widely recognized as a dominant force in corporate diversity initiatives, Dr. Karmetria Dunham Burton serves as General Manager with responsibility for developing and executing Delta Air Lines, global supplier diversity initiatives. Delta’s focus is to achieve the goal of industry leader in diversity and inclusion and Karmetria has been charged with providing the leadership, policy and execution to achieve that mission as part of the supply chain team.


Join Dr. Karmetria Dunham Burton and other Diversity Professionals as we roll up our sleeve and get down to the business of increasing spend with Diverse Suppliers.