- Leonard Tshitenge
Award-winning poet, Arts/Social Justice Consultant & Founder of Consciously Exposed Consulting.
Arts & Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Consulting
Consciously Exposed Consulting offers flexible and result-driven solutions to help individuals and businesses leverage diversity, equity & inclusion practices to accelerate growth potential for purposeful profits and holistic diversity.
WHAT WE BELIEVE AT
CONSCIOUSLY EXPOSED CONSULTING
I believe in the foundational values of emotionally intelligent leadership, healthy organizational culture, equitable social impact, and their ability to transform an organization in multiple dimensions.
I imagine a world where organizations that exist in diverse ecosystems utilize concepts of cultural intelligence, emotional intelligence & theories of the leadership psychology model to adopt new values.
I will champion diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives - because everyone deserves to experience a healthy mind, free from stress, anxiety, and fear. The conscious workspaces of the future will be enriching and empowering by default.
Meet The Founder
- Member of Great Black Speakers’ Association
- Certified Artist approved by the Boston Mayor's Office of Arts and Culture
- BBB Accredited Business
- B.A. in Human Services, University of Phoenix
- M.S. Psychology/Mental Health, University of Phoenix
- Psy. D. doctoral candidate, Leadership Psychology, William James College
Born in the Democratic Republic of Congo in Africa, Leonard Tshitenge (he/him) is a dynamic, certified poet approved by the Boston Mayor’s Office of Arts and Culture; an experienced speaker; and consultant on the African diaspora. He holds a B.A. in human services; M.S. in psychology/mental health ; and is a doctoral candidate in leadership psychology.
Tri-lingual, Leonard has a deep understanding of cross-cultural topics as well as emotional and cultural intelligence. He uses an artistic approach to advance the causes of social justice, human rights, and racial equity; and to grow community building while investigating social determinants of mental health.
In 2013, he founded Consciously Exposed Consulting to serve organizations and universities with a keen focus on diversity, equity and inclusion; and to elevate the rights of marginalized people and communities in the United States and across Africa and the African diaspora.
Founding Consciously Exposed was the beginning of a mission to elevate the rights of marginalized people and communities in the United States. I use an artistic approach to advance the necessary causes of social justice, social issues and community building while investigating social determinants of mental health.