BEAM SUNTORY – Chicago, IL. Training Facilitator, “Diversity 102: Straight Up {S.M.A.R.T. Goals for Market Expansion and Success}” (November, 2019).

Sauk Valley Community College - Dixon, IL. Mandatory Training, Student Athletes, “Title IX 101 for the Workplace: Inspiring Achievement, Protecting Rights and Promoting Equity” (October, 2019).

University of South Caroline Upstate - Spartanburg, SC. Freshman Student Orientation Keynote, “Diversity and Conflict Resolution” (October, 2019).

Consolidated School District of New Britain – New Britain, CT. New Teachers Trainer, “Title IX 101 for the Workplace: Inspiring Achievement, Protecting Rights and Promoting Equity” (August, 2019).

BEAM SUNTORY – Chicago, IL. Full-Day Training Facilitator, “Diversity 101: Straight Up {Inclusion|Multiculturalism|Diversity}” (April, 2019).

Collins Community College - Clinton, IA. Keynote Speaker, “DIVERSITY 101 UNPACKED | UNPLUGGED: Building Bridges to Strengthen Inclusion, Dialogue and Multiculturalism” (April, 2019).

St. Bonaventure University – St. Bonaventure, NY. Keynote Speaker, “Women Hold Up Half the Sky: Girl Power 101.” (March, 2019).

Trocaire College – Buffalo, NY. Faculty|Staff Trainer, “DIVERSITY 101 UNPACKED | UNPLUGGED: Building Bridges to Strengthen Inclusion, Dialogue and Multiculturalism” (March, 2019).

Mohawk Valley Community College – Syracuse, NY. Keynote Speaker, “WiFM: An Exploration of ISM’s: Social Code or Crisis: Is use of the words N(iggah) and B(itch) Empowering? (March, 2019).

College of DuPage – Glen Ellyn, PA. Keynote Speaker, “Commemorating Women’s History Month: Girl Power 101.” (March, 2019).

Penn State University (Mount Alto) – Mount Alto, PA. Keynote Speaker, “WiFM: An Exploration of ISM’s: Social Code or Crisis: Is use of the words N(iggah) and B(itch) Empowering?” (March, 2019).

Penn State University (Greater Allegheny) – McKeesport, PA. Keynote Speaker, “Commemorating Women’s History Month: Girl Power 101.” (March, 2019).

Penn State University (New Kensington) – New Kensington, PA. Keynote Speaker, “Commemorating Women’s History Month: Girl Power 101.” (March, 2019).

Indiana University (Kokomo) – Indianapolis, IN. Keynote Speaker, “Commemorating Women’s History Month: Girl Power 101.” (March, 2019).

Sauk Valley Community College - Dixon, IL. Keynote Speaker, “DIVERSITY 101 UNPACKED | UNPLUGGED: Building Bridges to Strengthen Inclusion, Dialogue and Multiculturalism” (February, 2019).

Ivy Tech Community College (Fort Wayne, IN) - Keynote Speaker, “DIVERSITY 101 UNPACKED | UNPLUGGED: Building Bridges to Strengthen Inclusion, Dialogue and Multiculturalism” (February, 2019).

Ivy Tech Community College (Evansville, IN) - Keynote Speaker, “DIVERSITY 101 UNPACKED | UNPLUGGED: Building Bridges to Strengthen Inclusion, Dialogue and Multiculturalism” (February, 2019).

Moravian College – Jerusalem, PA. Keynote Speaker, “DIVERSITY 101 UNPACKED | UNPLUGGED: Building Bridges to Strengthen Inclusion, Dialogue and Multiculturalism” (February, 2019).

PRATT {Munson Wilson Proctor Institute} – Utica, NY. Keynote Speaker, “DIVERSITY 101 UNPACKED | UNPLUGGED: Building Bridges to Strengthen Inclusion, Dialogue and Multiculturalism” (February, 2019).

Mercyhurst University – Erie, PA. Keynote Speaker, “DIVERSITY 101 UNPACKED | UNPLUGGED: Building Bridges to Strengthen Inclusion, Dialogue and Multiculturalism” (February, 2019).

Georgia Highlands College (Paulding) – Dallas, GA. Keynote Speaker, “DIVERSITY 101 UNPACKED | UNPLUGGED: Building Bridges to Strengthen Inclusion, Dialogue and Multiculturalism” (February, 2019).

Georgia Highlands College (Floyd) – Rome, GA. Keynote Speaker, “WiFM: An Exploration of ISM’s: Social Code or Crisis: Is use of the words N(iggah) and B(itch) Empowering? (February, 2019).

Georgia Highlands College (Douglasville) – Douglasville, GA. Keynote Speaker, “DIVERSITY 101 UNPACKED | UNPLUGGED: Building Bridges to Strengthen Inclusion, Dialogue and Multiculturalism” (February, 2019).

Georgia Highlands College (Cartersville) – Cartersville, GA. Keynote Speaker, “WiFM: An Exploration of ISM’s: Social Code or Crisis: Is use of the words N(iggah) and B(itch) Empowering? (February, 2019).

Georgia Highlands College (Marietta) – Marietta, GA. Keynote Speaker, “WiFM: An Exploration of ISM’s: Social Code or Crisis: Is use of the words N(iggah) and B(itch) Empowering? (February, 2019).

University of Tampa – Tampa, FL. Keynote Speaker, “Black History Month 101” (February, 2019).

State University of New York (Cobleskill) – Cobleskill, NY. Speaker, “DIVERSITY 101 UNPACKED | UNPLUGGED: Building Bridges to Strengthen Inclusion, Dialogue and Multiculturalism” (January, 2019).

University of Arkansas – Fayetteville, AR. Guest Lecturer, “AfroFuturism” (November, 2018).

California University of Pennsylvania – California, PA. Speaker, “DIVERSITY 101 UNPACKED | UNPLUGGED: Building Bridges to Strengthen Inclusion, Dialogue and Multiculturalism” (October, 2018).

Cayuga Community College – Auburn, NY. Speaker, “DIVERSITY 101 UNPACKED | UNPLUGGED: Building Bridges to Strengthen Inclusion, Dialogue and Multiculturalism” (October, 2018).

University of Pikeville – Pikeville, KY. Speaker, “DIVERSITY 101 UNPACKED | UNPLUGGED: Building Bridges to Strengthen Inclusion, Dialogue and Multiculturalism” (October, 2018) 

Niagara Community College – Sanborn, NY. Speaker, “DIVERSITY 101 UNPACKED | UNPLUGGED: Building Bridges to Strengthen Inclusion, Dialogue and Multiculturalism” (October, 2018).

Fox Valley Technical College – Appleton, WI. Speaker, “DIVERSITY 101 UNPACKED | UNPLUGGED: Building Bridges to Strengthen Inclusion, Dialogue and Multiculturalism” (October, 2018).

Alderson Broaddus University – Philippi, WV. Speaker, “DIVERSITY 101 UNPACKED | UNPLUGGED: Building Bridges to Strengthen Inclusion, Dialogue and Multiculturalism” (August, 2018).

Consolidated School District of New Britain – New Britain, CT. Trainer, “Title IX 101 for the Workplace: Inspiring Achievement, Protecting Rights and Promoting Equity” ” (August, 2018).

Leadership DeKalb – DeKalb, GA. Panel Moderator, “What is Diversity and Inclusion in the 21st Century” (March, 2018).

El Paso Community College – El Paso, TX. Speaker, “WiFM (What’s in it for me?): An Exploration of ISM’s” (February, 2018).

Lemoyne College – Syracuse, NY. Speaker, “The Pink Tax: Esteeming Women, Promoting Equity and Protecting Title IX?) (March, 2018).

Cayuga College (Fulton) – Fulton, NY. Speaker, “WiFM (What’s in it for me?): An Exploration of ISM’s” (February, 2018).

Cayuga College (Auburn) – Auburn, NY. Speaker, “WiFM (What’s in it for me?): An Exploration of ISM’s” (February, 2018).

St. Bonaventure University – Allegany, NY. Speaker, “WiFM (What’s in it for me?): An Exploration of ISM’s” (February, 2018).

Morrisville College – Morrisville, NY. Speaker, “Use of the N and B word? WiFM (What’s in it for me?): An Exploration of ISM’s” (February, 2018).

Lemoyne College – Syracuse, NY. Speaker, “WiFM (What’s in it for me?): An Exploration of ISM’s” (February, 2018).

Sauk Valley Community College – Dixon, IL. Speaker, “WiFM (What’s in it for me?): An Exploration of ISM’s” (February, 2018).

Waubonsee College – Sugar Grove, IL. Speaker, “WiFM (What’s in it for me?): Do All Lives Matter?” (February, 2018).

Collins College – Frisco, TX. Speaker, “WiFM (What’s in it for me?) Use of the N- word and B- word?” (March, 2017).

Georgia Highlands College (Floyd, Cartersville, Marietta, Douglasville, Paulding Campuses) – Georgia. Speaker, “An Exploration of Race and Gender (ISM’S)” (February, 2017).

St. Andrews University – Laurinburg, N.C. Speaker, “WiFM (What’s in it for me?) An Exploration of ISM’s” (February, 2017).

Amarillo College – Amarillo, TX. Speaker, “WiFM (What’s in it for me?) An Exploration of ISM’s” (November, 2016).

Northlake College – Dallas, TX. Performer, “HERStory: A Performance Lecture Commemorating African-American and Women’s History Month” (March, 2016).

Francis Marion College – Florence, S.C. Speaker, “WiFM (What’s in it for me?) An Exploration of ISM’s” (February, 2016).

Monroe College – Bronx, NY. Speaker, “WiFM (What’s in it for me?): An Exploration of ISM’s” (February, 2016)

University of Findlay – Findlay, OH. Performer, “HERStory: A Tribute to Women in Jazz” (November, 2015).

Cayuga Community College – Auburn, NY. Speaker, “Building Bridges: Framing Campus Programming to address Diversity, Inclusion and Difficult Conversations” (September, 2015).

SUNY Jefferson Community College - Watertown, NY. Speaker, “Building Bridges: Framing Campus Programming to address Diversity, Inclusion and Difficult Conversations” (September, 2015).

Wake Tech Community College - Raleigh, N.C. Performer, “HERStory: A Tribute to Women in Jazz” (February, 2015).

Houston Community College – Houston, TX. Performer, “HERStory: A Tribute to Women in Jazz” (April, 2015).

DelMar College – Corpus Christi, TX. Performer, “HERStory: A Tribute to Women in Jazz” April, 2015).

Southern Illinois University - Carbondale, IL. Black Women in American History and Culture – Black History Month. Performance/Lecture, “Billie Holiday, Nina Simone and Abbey Lincoln” (February, 2012).

Professional & Organizational Development Network in Higher Education (POD) and the Historically Black Colleges & Universities Faculty Development Network (HBCUFDN) Conference Atlanta, GA. Performance, “An evening with Jodi Lynn Merriday” (October, 2011).

National Black Arts Festival – Atlanta, GA. Presenter/Performer, “Interpretations: Black Visual Art Past, Present and Future” Atlanta Symphony Hall (July, 2011).

National Black Arts Festival – Atlanta, GA. Performer, “Interpreting Jazz, Krunk” (July, 2010).

Spelman College Center for Leadership and Civic Engagement – Atlanta, GA. Women of Excellence Series. Presenter, “Authentic Leadership” (January, 2010).

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Pi Omega Chapter – Atlanta, GA. Performer, “Music through the Years: Tribute to Nina Simone” (October, 2005).

Churchill Grounds – Atlanta, GA. Performer, “Viva la Nina: A Tribute to Nina Simone” (October, 2004).

Saturn Motor Cars Woman-to-Woman Series with Nikki Giovanni and Sonja Sanchez – Atlanta, GA. Presenter, “Reflecting on Your Relationships through Prose and Poetry” (December, 2002).

National Black Arts Festival Sacred Circle Spoken Word – Atlanta, GA. Presenter, “Let the Church Say Amen” (July, 2002).

Agnes Scott College – Atlanta, GA. Presenter, “Black Student Awards Ceremony” (April, 2002). 

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

2/10/2019 “Strange Bedfellows: Experiences Embedding Mediation in Unlikely Places, From the NYPD, to Post-Revolutionary Eastern Europe, to NASA and Beyond” (1 CE credit) – Alternative Dispute Resolution Institute

12/04/2017 “Crisis Communication: Understanding the Skills of Hostage Negotiators” (1 CE credit) – Alternative Dispute Resolution Institute

12/04/2017 “Georgia Child Support Worksheets Tutorials: Five Parts” (.5 CE credit) – Alternative Dispute Resolution Institute

12/05/2017 “Out of Ashes: 9/11 – A Cinematic Study in Mediation” (1.5 CE credit) – Alternative Dispute Resolution Institute

05/01/2016 “High Conflict People in Mediation” (1 CE credit) – GA Office of Dispute Resolution

05/01/2016 “Celebrating 25 Years of ADR: A Glance Back, A Look Forward” (1 CE credit) – GA Office of Dispute Resolution

05/01/2016 “Taking the War out of Our Words” (1 CE credit) – GA Office of Dispute Resolution

10/06/2016 “Mindfulness, Mediation and Dialogue” (1 CE credit) – GA Office of Dispute Resolution

10/05/2016 “Opening Doors: Insights into Autism” (1 CE credit) – GA Office of Dispute Resolution

10/06/2016 “Can We Talk? And Other Questions about Cross-Cultural Communications” (1 CE credit) – GA Office of Dispute Resolution 

CERTIFICATIONS AND REGISTRATIONS

State of Georgia Registered Neutral, Advanced Mediator Certificate (Atlanta Justice Center), Arbitrator (Henning Mediation and Arbitration), Certificate of Completion, Foundations of Organizational Ombudsman Theory and Practice (International Ombudsman Association), Certified Anger Management Specialist (Fellow) (NAMA), Certified Trainer, Managing Workplace Conflict (Eckerd College), Certified Workplace Mediator (Eckerd College), Certified Trainer, Risk Reduction (Prime for Life).


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