Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Mardia A. Shands Consultancy LLC is your solution for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) incorporation into your organization. We utilize the blend of business imperative and moral imperative to build the case for DEI. Through our years of experience working with organizations that are at different points on their DEI journey, we meet your organization right where it is to guide you along your journey. Our consultants focus on building cultural competence, disrupting implicit/unconscious bias, diversity recruitment, promoting diversity of thought and cognitive diversity and highlighting the diversity of lived experiences, to help organizations along their journey. We work through storytelling, courageous conversations, and practicing modeling behaviors to achieve your goals. We measure the effectiveness of our work using data from customer experiences and net promoter scores.
Whether you are just beginning your Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion journey and need assistance building your infrastructure or you need help boosting your continuing efforts, we are your solution. We provide services as an onsite or virtual contractor or on a fee-for-service basis.
Please see below the fee schedule for some of our products and services.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Services

  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Framework – $1000 each (electronic copy)
    o DEI framework to establish pathway for implementation in organizations
  • Policies and Procedures – $200 each (electronic copy)
  • Training Materials (Development) – $500 per hour (electronic copy)
  • Training Delivery
    o Virtual – $1800
    o In-person – $3000 +expenses
  • Speaking Engagements
    o Keynote (in-person) – $10,000 +expenses
    o Keynote (virtual) – $7,000
  • Virtual Presentation – $3000
  • Short-term DEI Consultant Contractor (maximum 30 days) – $900 per day

Please contact us at mardia@shandsworkforce.com with any questions or for any services not listed above.

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