"Accelerating Change for Good"
Quantitative /Qualitative Assessments
DEI & B Training/Coaching
Tech & Multimedia Strategy
Economic Opportunity Studies
Vendor Availability Studies
National Urban League - Strategy Design. Implementation Management. Impact Measurement. Platform Innovation.
Created more equitable homeownership opportunities for low-wealth communities of color by co-designing a turn-key tech-enabled platform, process and dashboard generating a $30 million loan pipeline.
The Kroger Company - Strategy Design. Implementation Management. Impact Measurement.
Co-designed strategy and implementation plan deploying New Markets Tax Credits for $200 million investment in low wealth communities to build grocery stores in food deserts. Managed and co-authored the NMTC application process that secured $20 million in NMTC authority to catalyze the effort.
Franklin County (Ohio) Board of Commissioners - Assessment. Strategy Design. Implementation Management. Impact Measurement. Compliance. Stakeholder Engagement.
Strategy design and implementation management for turnkey supplier diversity and economic inclusion programs including $300M capital program community-led inclusion plan that exceed diverse supplier goals. Designed comprehensive regional economic equity and inclusion strategy and collaboration engaging County’s largest community development organization and 11-county economic development organization including $2M Equity Fund for minority business for pandemic stabilization for over 100 MBEs. The initiative set a plan for operationalization and funding a new Community Development Financing Institution (CDFI) to help minority businesses start-up, grow and scale.
City of Columbus (Ohio) - Assessment. Strategy Design. Implementation Management. Impact Measurement. Compliance. Stakeholder Engagement. DEI Training and Coaching. Economic Opportunity & Vendor Availability Study
Extensive experience developing equity and inclusion strategy across multiple platforms and municipal agencies. Implemented an inclusive placemaking economic development strategy including leveraging public investment to create P3 projects in low wealth communities. Designed an Economic Opportunity Study to increase diverse vendor/supplier utilization on $3B available spend. Designed workforce DEI strategy and implementation using theory of change design and scorecard-impact management, measurement and compliance methodology for 1200 member staff in a union environment. Co-facilitated implicit bias and DiSC trainings, mentoring and executive coaching programs.
Alliance of Black Businesswomen & Entrepreneurs - Strategy Design. Implementation Management. Impact Measurement. Platform Innovation.
Designed and marketed a quantitative online survey tool complemented by three focus groups to measure COVID-19 business impact centering Black businesswomen. Research report author and project management. The Ohio RISE Survey, with over 250 participants, is the first statewide pandemic survey focusing solely on minority entrepreneurs.
PERFORMANCE. IMPACT. PROVEN TRACK RECORD.