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Kevin Clayton

Kevin Clayton is the Senior Vice President and Head of Social Impact and Equity for the NBA’s Cleveland Cavaliers.

Meet Kevin Clayton

Kevin Clayton is a visionary, servant leader with an extensive track record of creating and implementing innovative approaches to drive sustainable business results in both nonprofit and for-profit corporations. He is also well-known for his keynote and motivational speaking. Kevin Clayton is available to be booked for corporate and private events. Contact the Mollie Plotkin Group today to inquire about Kevin Clayton’s fees. 

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Kevin Clayton is Senior Vice President, Head of Social Impact and Equity for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the NBA. Before working for the Cavaliers, Kevin previously held senior-level DEI positions at Russell Athletic/Spalding, Bon Secours Mercy Health, the United States Tennis Association, and the American Cancer Society, along with being managing partner of JumpBall LLC, an entity he founded in 2012.

Impactful Social Equity in Business

As a Cleveland, Ohio native and college basketball captain, Kevin is extremely proud to be working for his hometown Cavaliers. Now, he is responsible for developing and leading the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion strategic plan for Rock Entertainment Group, which includes the Cavaliers, Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse, Cleveland Charge, Cleveland Monsters, and the Cavaliers Legion Gaming Club. He also oversees the Cavaliers Community Relations team and the Cavaliers’ Community Foundation. Additionally, he is Vice Chair of the Greater Cleveland Urban League, part of the Three Team Alliance leadership team, and a Board Member at United Way of Greater Cleveland, Community Health Charities, and the Cleveland City Club.

As a member of the Three Team Alliance leadership team, Kevin has made Cleveland “the only city where three sports teams [the Cavaliers, the NFL’s Browns and MLB’s Guardians] have met every two weeks for the past three years around issues for social justice.” Moreover, he was the leading force behind the Cavaliers’ innovative DEI Scorecard – which directly affects executive compensation throughout the organization based on metrics in team member representation, culture, training and education, supplier diversity, and marketplace & community engagement.

How to Hire Kevin Clayton

Find out how to hire Kevin Clayton to appear at your next event. Contact the Mollie Plotkin Group to inquire about Kevin Clayton’s availability and cost. When booking Kevin Clayton for an event, we need to know the type of venue and location the event will take place. Kevin Clayton is a popular choice for corporate events, private events, and virtual events. So, you can click the Check Availability button or contact us and an MPG Kevin Clayton booking agent will get back to you within 48 hours.

Kevin Clayton Booking Price

How much to book Kevin Clayton depends on the type of event. So, the cost to hire Kevin Clayton for corporate or private events is available by contacting a Mollie Plotkin Group Agent. Notably, Kevin Clayton is available for conferences, festivals, private parties, and events. Just contact the Mollie Plotkin Group and tell the booking agent the proposed date, time, and location.

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