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Speaking Engagements

Over the years, I have spoken on topics that include allyship, privilege, building empathy, and social activism.  Some examples and links are below.

On Empathy

Past Topics:

  • Balance vs. Burnout: Finding our way with Healthy Masculinity

  • Becoming a Change Agent

  • Building Empathetic Leaders

  • Cultivatin​g Empathy as a Skill

  • How Does Empathy Play a Role in Tech Policy and Technology?

  • How Empathy is Critical to Building Inclusive Spaces

  • Seek Empathy: The Key to Better Bonding

  • The Importance of Empathy in Combatting Inequality

  • The Power of Empathy

Past Clients and Partners:

  • Benchling

  • Better Man Conference

  • Change Catalyst

  • Dept. of Sociology, Ohio State University

  • General Assembly

  • Google

  • InnovatorsBox

  • Life Reimagined Campaign

  • Moore North America

  • Parade Female Ventures

  • NetApp

  • Racy Conversations


Other Topics

Past Topics:

  • Beyond the Box: Courageous Black Innovators

  • Catalyzing Courageous Conversation & Disrupting the Unicorn Mentality in Startups.

  • Guest Poet, Poetry Discussion

  • 10 Steps for Managing Effective Meetings

  • Conference Master of Ceremonies

Past Clients and Partners:

  • Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley

  • InHerShoes, Inc.

  • InnovatorsBox

  • Korea International School

  • Seneca.VC

  • Women 2.0


On Inclusion

Past Topics:

  • Allyship for All

  • Allyship is the Journey of the Trusted Sidekick

  • Confronting Racism

  • Courageous Black Innovators: Beyond the Box

  • Defining Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

  • Difficult Conversations: Asian Hate

  • Difficult Conversations: Microaggressions

  • How to Be an Active Ally

  • How to be an Ally in Tech

  • Inside/Outside Advocacy

  • Introduction to Allyship

  • Leadership as Allyship

  • Men as Allies

  • Overcoming Barriers to Allyship

  • Pondering Allyship Host

  • Racial Equity

  • The Allyship Journey

  • The History of Juneteenth and How to Be An Ally

  • Unconscious Bias: Defining and Recognizing the Role It Plays in Our Perception of Others

  • What is Allyship?

  • Your Voice is an Act of Resistance

Past Clients and Partners:

  • Bader Rutter

  • BAMO, Inc. 

  • Behavioral Insights Team, North America

  • Cello Health

  • Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

  • Coursera

  • Diversability

  • exPedia Travel Group

  • Fitbit

  • General Assembly

  • Google CodeNEXT

  • Haas Business School, University of California, Berkeley

  • InHerShoes, Inc.
  • InnovatorsBox
  • MomWarrior

  • PowerPlay NYC

  • Racy Conversations

  • Salesforce

  • Slack

  • University of California, Berkeley

  • Uplevel

  • Uplifting Impact

  • Vanderbilt University

  • Venture Leadership Consulting

  • Women 2.0


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