Welcome our newest contributor: LaVon Stennis-Williams
The Black Perspective is excited to announce our newest contributing writer, LaVon Stennis Williams. She will be contributing her reports and thoughts on diversity inclusion as it pertains to African-Americans domestically and within our armed forces, as seen our sister site Veterans Enterprise.
LaVon Stennis Williams uses her skills and experiences to help under-performing businesses and individuals to overcome challenges by transforming their thinking, personal and business identities, and actions into successful and sustainable outcomes.
Stennis- Williams is a native of Omaha, Nebraska, and received her Bachelor of Arts Degree and Juris Doctor from Creighton University. She has also received extensive training and certifications as a civil rights investigator and diversity trainer, and has served on both state and federal civil rights enforcement and advocacy agencies.
Stennis-Williams, a former Civil Rights Attorney, trained mediator, and Life Coach, knows firsthand the skills needed to overcome challenges in order to reconnect to success. After experiencing a career-ending setback, she rebounded to form several successful business enterprises which include LSW Strategies, personal and business development consulting company.
LSW Strategies works with business, non profits, and individuals to identify barriers that may be hindering their success, and then works with the client to develop and implement best practice strategies to now only overcome the barriers, achieve maximum success. She often relies upon her civil rights experience in helping businesses and individuals address and resolve civil rights related conflict.
She dubs herself a “resiliency coach” and her advice can be found at www.LSWStrategies1.com and at www.blacklifecoaches.net. In addition to her consultant services, she is also a diversity trainer, author and highly sought motivational speaker.