In this webcast, SHRM CEO and President Johnny C. Taylor, Jr., SHRM-SCP and Calm CEO, David Ko delve into Calm’s recently released 2024 Voice of the Workplace Report: Global Mental Health Trends for HR Leaders and Executives, offering a stark reality check on the state of mental health in today’s professional landscape. The data reveals a disconcerting truth about the current state of workplace mental health. Despite heightened awareness and increased efforts by employers, a staggering 69 percent of employees report that their mental health has either worsened or remained stagnant since last year.
Don’t miss this eye-opening webcast that aims to ignite change, challenge perceptions and pave the way for a more mentally resilient and supportive workplace culture where mental health is prioritized, stigma is dismantled and well-being is a shared responsibility.
David Ko is the CEO of Calm and serves on the Board of Directors of Calm. Prior to joining Calm, David held leadership positions at various companies – including his time as co-founder and CEO of the health tech company Ripple Health Group, Board Member, President and COO of Rally Health, and COO of Zynga.
David serves on a variety of boards at his alma mater, the New York University Stern School of Business, including the Stern Executive Board and the Technology Advisory Board. He helped launch the Andre Koo Tech MBA program, and in 2016 he established the NYU Stern Venture Fellows program for aspiring entrepreneurs.
Johnny C. Taylor, Jr.
President and Chief Executive Officer of SHRM
Johnny C. Taylor, Jr., SHRM-SCP, is President and Chief Executive Officer of SHRM. A sought-after voice on all matters affecting work, workers and the workplace, Taylor was named a 2022 Top Voice in Company Culture by LinkedIn. The inaugural Top Voices in Company Culture list recognized Taylor for his work showcasing company culture. He frequently testifies before Congress on critical workforce issues. He also writes the weekly USA Today column, “Ask HR” and is the author of the national bestseller, RESET: A Leader’s Guide to Work in an Age of Upheaval.