Why DEI Matters: A Deep Dive into Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Why DEI? Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) is an absolute imperative for organizational success and social progress. As I have indicated in other blogs, considering current and future demographic and cultural trends, DEI is ever more crucial for organizations to thrive. In this article, I will provide more in-depth exploration of the research indicating the […]

Navigating the Complexities of Masculinity with Maura Barclay

Navigating the Complexities of Masculinity with Maura Barclay In this enlightening episode, Roger Moreano and Maria engage in a thought-provoking conversation with Maura Barclay, a certified change management specialist with expertise in leadership, masculinity, and privilege. Maura’s unique perspective and experiences, including her background as a bodybuilder, firefighter, and gymnast, add a fascinating layer to […]

Creating a Complete College America with Dhanfu Elston

“Dr. Dhanfu E. Elston (pronounced: dah-nee-foo) serves as Complete College America’s Chief of Staff and Senior Vice President for Strategy where he utilizes his national policy and campus expertise for practical application, implementation, and scaling of CCA strategies at institutions throughout the United States. He provides oversight of national external partnerships and has led CCA’s […]

Rohini Anand

Season 4 Episode 2 Rohini Anand In this episode, Maria and Roger talk to the incredible Dr. Rohini Anand. “Dr. Rohini Anand is a strategic global business leader and trusted board member who has successfully transformed cultures, built an iconic brand with an enduring reputation resulting in growing the core business and driving sales. Dr. […]

Culture Stew Season 4 – Launches Today!

Welcome Back! We are so excited for you to join us in Season 4 of Culture Stew! This season we’re spotlighting more guests who aren’t necessarily DEI practitioners but are exploring and incorporating DEI in a wide variety of industries. This work can’t just live in the small but mighty community of people who make […]

Bringing the Head and Heart to Facilitation: A Conversation with Veritas Culture

  Veritas Culture, led by Vince Brantley and Chris Armstrong, guides culture exploration, understanding, and resolution in an inclusive, root-focused manner. Chris and Vince specialize in deep, honest dialogues that bring people together to explore challenging issues and topics. The Veritas Academy offers training, coaching, and facilitator certification programs on Diversity-to-Belonging and Culture Assessment facilitation. […]

Can you get curious? A Conversation with Judy Le

Judy Le, founder of Take Root Consulting, has over 18 years of leadership development experience in the for-profit, non-profit, and higher education sectors. Before starting TakeRoot, she served as the director of Leadership Rice at Rice University. In this role, she created and facilitated classes, workshops, and programs in leadership and professionalism, and worked with […]

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Honoring and Supporting Women: An Open Letter to Men from One of Your Own – by Roger Moreano

How Men Can Honor and Support Women During Women’s History Month? As we celebrate Women’s History Month and take time to recognize both the incredible contributions and leadership of women across all sectors of global society, we also take this time to recognize the barriers and structures still keeping women from full access and opportunity […]

UNBIAS: Addressing Unconscious Bias at Work: Maria and Stacey Gordon

“Leading at the intersection of diversity, inclusion, and workplace culture, in her role as Executive Advisor and Diversity Strategist of Rework Work, Stacey Gordon coaches and counsels executive leaders on DEI strategies for the business.” Maria and Stacey take this episode of Culture Stew and explore the complexities of belonging, culture change, and how this fits […]