Lenora Billings-Harris, is an international consultant, Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), and author of The Diversity Advantage: A Guide to Making Diversity Work focuses 100% of business on diversity and inclusion issues. With more than twenty five years of experience in the public and private sectors, Lenora has developed a unique way of presenting sensitive topics in a high-energy, thought-provoking and non-threatening way. Her interactive style, and immediately applicable "how to's" have caused clients to invite her back again and again. She delivers customized presentations and facilitates strategic diversity initiatives for corporations, professional associations, and educational institutions. She also served as an adjunct professor for Arizona State University, and is currently on the adjunct faculty of the Bryan School of Business and Economics, University of North Carolina-Greensboro. Lenora Billings-Harris has presented to audiences on five continents and a sampling of her clients include Prudential, Krispy Kreme, West Point, Toyota, and The Ritz Carlton. Lenora is the 2006-2007 president of the 4000 member National Speakers Association.
Before becoming a full-time consultant and speaker, Lenora Billings-Harris held key management positions with CIGNA, General Motors, and the University of Michigan.