Shanita Williams - Moderator
Dr. Shanita Williams is a TEDx Speaker , coach, author and the Associate Vice
President of Talent Engagement and Inclusion at Southern New Hampshire
University. For the last 15 year, Dr. Williams has helped organizations think about
how to cultivate engaged and inclusive cultures that empower employees to
reach their highest potential.
As a leader in HR, she partners with Senior Leaders and Executives to understand employee engagement trends and develop strategies that help the organization recruit, retain, empower and develop world class talent. Dr. Williams is passionate about building community spaces that foster connection and a sense of belonging. She has led the design and implementation of Employee Resource Groups and Diversity, Equity and
Inclusion Communities of Practice.
She works with business leaders, HR leaders and the Office of Diversity to create initiatives that foster a culture of belonging and ensure that engagement and inclusion are embedded in all talent strategies, activities, and programs.