Thurman Thomas played 13 seasons of professional football in the National Football League, primarily with the Buffalo Bills and is a Professional Football Hall of Fame inductee. Patti Thomas is an artist, entrepreneur and philanthropist.
Thurman and Patti established the Thurman Thomas Family Foundation (TTFF) in 1992. The mission of the TTFF is to make a difference through programs that support education, health and wellness while being committed to diversity and inclusion for all of those in need in the Buffalo, NY community.
Thurman and Patti will speak about the importance of entities in the health care system taking steps to address the issues of racial equity, diversity and inclusion, both in the delivery of care and as employers, as well as the work they have undertaken in Buffalo to advance those efforts.