Zakiya Mabery a DEI strategist, international speaker and author who self identifies as an individual with disabilities has written policies at the Pentagon. Mental health is a very essential topic for marginalized groups she believes. Zakiya has walked the halls of The White House for official meetings, facilitated, developed and managed DEI programs for DoD and consulted for two Fortune 500 organizations; Booz Allen Hamilton
and Deloitte. Stresses inclusive leaders must understand intersectionality.
Zakiya Mabery was featured on Great Day Washington (CBS), The Black News Channel, KRON4 News, The American Forces Network Europe (AFN Europe) and Good Morning Washington (ABC). Has presented for small and large organizations such as the Department of Defense, University of Minnesota, The American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD), The American Association for Access, Equity and Diversity (AAAED), Disability:IN, and The Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) in the U.S. Department of Labor to name a few. Zakiya assists individuals in utilizing their authentic voice through storytelling, earned media and monetizing their experiences. Sign up for her next class by going to www.thethriveclass.com