Helping individuals and organizations uncover their inherent strengths for sustained growth is the mission of Make It Plain Consulting and Tommie Lewis, President and CEO. Tommie is an accomplished human resource consultant, diversity professional, executive coach, inclusion strategist, and training facilitator offering 30 years of extensive experience conducting HR audits, culture assessments, workforce diversity training, employee focus groups, and culture change strategies for corporate, government, academic, civic and nonprofit organizations.
Tommie has successfully guided companies, institutions, and communities along their journey to equitable, diverse and inclusive cultures. As the co-host of “Diversity Conversations”, the national podcast show dedicated to diversity, equity and inclusion topics, Tommie provides practical, research-based and outcome-driven solutions to complex individual, business and social issues.
Tommie holds degrees and professional certifications in African/European Studies from Tennessee State University, Egyptology and Deep Thought from the University of Chicago, International & Cross-Cultural Management from the University of Houston, Emotional Intelligence and Diversity from the UCLA Emotional Intelligence and Diversity Institute and Coaching Across Cultures Executive Coaching from the Advanced International Executive Coaching Seminar in Rome, Italy.