"Diversity has been written into the DNA of American life; any institution that lacks a rainbow array has come to seem diminished, if not diseased." -Joe Klein

National Diversity Council Staff

Dennis Kennedy

Dennis Kennedy

Founder and Chair

National Diversity Council

Biography

Angeles Valenciano

Angeles Valenciano

Chief Executive Officer

National Diversity Council

Biography

Jason deGroot

Jason deGroot

Chief Financial Officer

National Diversity Council

Biography

Cecilia Orellana-Rojas, Ph.D.

Cecilia Orellana-Rojas

SVP Strategy and Research

Texas Diversity Council

Biography

Sofia Anthony, MS, PHR, CDP

Sofia Anthony

VP, Operations, Development & Training

National Diversity Council

Biography

Stan Kimer

Stan Kimer

VP Training

National Diversity Council

Biography

Darlene King

Darlene King

Executive Director

Michigan Diversity Council

Biography

Kelsea Haught

Kelsea Haught

Director of Strategic Alliances & Global Identity

Texas Diversity Council

TyKiah Wright

TyKiah Wright

Director

Ohio Diversity Council

Lucy Carrillo, Ph.D.

Lucy Carrillo

Director of Research

National Diversity Council

Mark Christensen

Mark Christensen

Human Resources Manager

National Diversity Council

Kate Padula, M.A., CDP

Kate Padula

Manager

National Diversity Council

Cynthia Rocha

Cynthia Rocha

Manager of Education & Internships

National Diversity Council

Elana Powell

Elana Powell

Manager of Partner Engagement and Development

National Diversity Council

Preston Ng

Preston Ng

Accountant

National Diversity Council

Mae Marshall

Mae Marshall

Executive Liaison to the CEO and Board of Directors

Texas Diversity Council

Biography

Gregory Vincent

Gregory Vincent

Senior Fellow

National Diversity Council

Melanie Masessa

Melanie Masessa

Manager of Strategic Initiatives

National Diversity Council

Programmers

Alexis Abuhadba

Alexis Abuhadba

Senior Business Development & Event Programmer

National Diversity Council

Biography

Brandy Berry

Brandy Berry

Senior Business Development &
Event Programmer

National Diversity Council

Emily Pickett

Emily Pickett

Senior Event Programmer

National Diversity Council

Kathleen Glass

Kathleen Glass

Lead Event Programmer

National Diversity Council

Laura Grajczyk

Laura Grajczyk

Event Programmer

National Diversity Council

Amaka Egbe

Amaka Egbe

Marketing Programmer

National Diversity Council

Rheanna Randall

Rheanna Randall

Business Development and Event Programmer

Texas Diversity Council

LaKetta Williams

LaKetta Williams

Business Development & Event Programmer

National Diversity Council

Communications

Katrina Glenn

Katrina Glenn

Communications Supervisor

National Diversity Council

Kamaria Monmouth

Kamaria Monmouth

Senior Communications Specialist

National Diversity Council

Creatives

Jason Lee

Jason Lee

Front-End Developer

National Diversity Council

Jackie Williams

Jackie Williams

Senior Graphic Designer

National Diversity Council

Eboni Arnold

Eboni Arnold

Senior Graphic Designer

National Diversity Council

Jonathan Seiford

Jonathan Seiford

Web Developer

National Diversity Council

Yajaira Ramos

Yajaira Ramos

Graphic Designer

National Diversity Council