With more than 15 years of strategic partnership experience, Anthony is a result-oriented corporate social Responsibility & DEI Leader with focus of incorporating marketing, volunteerism, and civic engagement opportunities to solidify companies as a leading social innovator and philanthropic partner in the communities we serve. Anthony has established experience in building value-based strategic public, private, corporate and non-profit sector partnerships for the purpose of advancing a company’s goals & objectives, creating the strategic framework for corporate giving programs. Moreover, he’s very tenacious at driving company growth revenues, defining clear objectives for my customers and establishing himself as a ‘trust-worthy’ advisor with internal & external partners.
In 2019, Anthony launched his very own DEI consulting company, to partner with companies of all sizes, to create customized strategic DEI solutions, design and manage their DEI Programs, creates strategic partnerships, and identify corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives in the communities they serve.
Prior to launching his consulting company, Anthony served as the DEI & Sustainability Strategic Account Director at Caesar’s Entertainment, where he served as the National Strategic Partners ‘Central Point of Contact’ for national conferences & government relations initiatives. In collaboration with the Government Relations Team, Anthony managed a coordinated approach with their internal & external teams, to build partnerships that support the sustainability & inclusion efforts and corporate social responsibility values of Caesars Entertainment.
In 2019, Mr. McCrary was featured on the cover of San Antonio Influence Magazine for his role at Caesars Entertainment. He was the first African-American to appear on the cover of this Hispanic magazine, which received an Addy Award through AAF San Antonio and furthered the long-term interests of Caesars Entertainment in the Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion space.
Before devoting his time to Caesars Entertainment, Anthony was involved with many community organizations, where he served on the advisory board of the California Law Academy, which exposes at-risk high school students to the legal profession in California. In addition, he served a two-year term as Commissioner for the Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention Commission in Solano County CA, which works to reduce recidivism among juvenile offenders.
In addition to Anthony’s experience and personal qualities, he has a solid educational foundation. Anthony holds a BS (Business / Marketing) from Sonoma State University, MBA from the University of Phoenix and D&I Certificate from Cornell University. Prior to joining Caesars Entertainment, Anthony pursued a Juris Doctor (JD) from John F. Kennedy, College of Law from 2016 – 2017 term, however, decided to put this educational endeavor on hold to pursue a career at Caesars. Anthony currently lives in Las Vegas, NV.