Joann Wortham, RN, MSN, JD, CPHRM, CPPS, CPHQ, is an innovative thought leader who empowers audiences to engage in new strategies and interventions that lead to personal and professional renewal and growth, allowing them to once again embrace joy and exude resilience in the workplace. She facilitates international, national, and individual organizational events with contagious positivity, laughter, and fun interactive discussions. Joann is also a published author, administrator, faculty member and master consultant.
Joann is the author of the successful book "EDI is the New Black: Lead the Market with Diverse Teams" which Forbes hails as one of the top 4 Books To Reach Your Full Potential — At Work And In Life.
"The best time to embrace equity, diversity, and inclusion was yesterday; the second best time is today; and tomorrow isn’t an option. EDI Is the New Black is a straightforward playbook that doesn’t require a human resources certification degree to make sense and won’t try to teach you a vast new vocabulary. It’s a no-nonsense guide to repair previously invisible wounds and strengthen your organization from within."
S. Gibbons | Forbes