Dr. Airies Davis is a business education unicorn! The fiber of Diversity, Equity, Equality, Inclusion, and Belonging (DEEIB) threads through her 15+ year professional and academic experiences including leading large-scale strategic talent development initiatives and multicultural teams for such corporations as Deloitte, Merrill Lynch Capital, and Monster Worldwide. She has been able to transpose scholar practicum as an Executive in Residence, Adjunct Professor for Dominican University, Brennan School of Business in River Forest (near Chicago), Illinois. Entrepreneurially, Dr. Davis is the founder of WorkforcEQi LLC which provides human capital solutions centered on emotional intelligence and workforce readiness. Notably, her passion project is the creation of EtiKID Academy providing character and career education etiquette to underserved populations. Dr. Davis’ academic journey includes an earned doctorate from University of Southern California and an Executive MBA from the University of Illinois, Champaign/Urbana.