Shirley Engelmeier

S1-E Winning with the New Workforce: The Power of the Inclusive Leader

About Shirley Engelmeier

Shirley has been an Inclusion and Diversity Strategist and Consultant for more than 19 years. Prior to that, she held senior management positions in global consumer product organizations Brown & Williamson and Frito-Lay. She has pioneered Inclusion and Diversity initiatives that currently have a major impact on improving business results through employee engagement, innovation, productivity and retention.

Engelmeier’s thought leadership focuses on the urgency of accommodating the cultural revolution underway in today’s workplace that often means success or failure for an organization. She is a frequent speaker at national inclusion and diversity conferences including Conference Board, Linkage’s Institute for Leading Diversity and Inclusion, Network of Executive Women and Multicultural Forum on Workplace Diversity.

 A  highly  regarded  business  strategist,  Shirley  has  consulted  with  Fortune  1000  companies  as  well  as  emerging enterprises on Inclusion and Diversity Initiatives across a broad range of industries, including SUPERVALU, ESPN, Denny's/Advantica, 3M, Halliburton, ACT, PetSmart, COX Communication, BP Pipelines and others.

University of St. Thomas - Minnesota Opus College of Business