Dr. Damary M. Bonilla-Rodriguez is a national leading authority on leadership development, especially as it pertains to diversity and inclusion. She delivers keynote addresses and presentations drawing upon her experience from roles in the non-profit, private, and government sectors, as well as her doctoral research. Her research about Latina leadership in the United States has served as the foundation for events, conference sessions, publications, and content development - to address the urgency of leadership development for a fast growing population and create a pipeline of diverse leaders.

Dr. Bonilla-Rodriguez received a proclamation from the NYS Assembly, was a 2014 Coors Light Lider and her work around leadership and empowerment of women has been featured on NBC Latino’s Latina Leaders series, Chief Writing Wolf and Proud to be Latina’s Empowered Latinas series. While, she is proud of her many accomplishments, she highlights her greatest, as being the mother of four year old twin boys. Her favorite quote is: “If I have seen further, is it by standing on the shoulders of giants” (Newton).