The Changing Role of Masculinity: Panel by Plan International NY
What Does It Mean To Be A Man In Today's World?
Whether it’s a “boys will be boys” attitude, the boys club in the workplace, or millions of women saying #MeToo and #TimesUp, what it means to “be a man” is being examined more than ever before.
The Panel Left to Right: John Patroulis, Jackson Roberts, Cheryl Benton, Craig Geddes, Fred Sullivan
Moderator Cheryl Benton Plan International Chair NY Leadership Council is the founder and publisher of The Three Tomatoes, a lifestyle digital publication for adult women. A passionate advocate for advancing the rights of women and girls, she is a founding member and Chair of the New York City Leadership Council for Plan International USA’s “Because I am a Girl” initiative.
John Patroulis, Worldwide Chief Creative Officer at Grey Advertising Global, reveal's the process behind the ad campaign “We Believe: The Best Men Can Be,” which his firm designed for the Gillette brand, owned by Plan partner Procter & Gamble.
Jackson Roberts, who is a member of Plan’s Youth Advisory Board, Jackson, and a recent graduate from Washington and Lee College will inform us about on campus attitudes on gender. He also spoke about a survey that Plan did last spring on what teens in the U.S. think about gender equality.