- Published: Monday, January 30 2017
- Written by Diversity Richmond
Local consultant Dr. Yetty Shobo has been hired by Diversity Richmond to lead the organization as it maps out a five-year strategic plan. The vote by the organization's board was unanimous after meeting with Dr. Yetty and hearing her suggestions as to how to proceed in developing the plan.
Her company, Overbrook Consulting, was established in 2014 and provides a variety of strategic planning, board facilitation and statistical and evaluation services to the public, private and non-profit sectors.
Dr. Shobo has a Doctorate in Human Science, a Master's in Public and International Affairs and a Bachelor's in Mathematics and Statistics. She has over two decades of experience designing strategic plans and facilitating discussions among staff, board members, conducting focus groups, grant writing and survey design. She has presented at numerous national conferences on issues such as education, the workforce and substance abuse and relationships.
To share thoughts about what Diversity Richmond does well and also how the organization can improve, email Dr. Shobo. All comments will be held in confidence. To mail thoughts: 1407 Sherwood Avenue, Richmond 23220. To maintain confidentiality, please note "Let's Get Rolling" on the envelope.