Michael Leslie Amilcar is CEO of [Silver Spring, Maryland based] Cook Ross. She joined the company in 2007, and served as managing partner, overseeing the strategic direction and day-to-day operations for over five years. Under her leadership, Cook Ross has grown dramatically building upon an almost 30-year legacy of organizational transformation work. The company partners with Fortune 500 companies to create inclusive leadership and transform cultures. In my conversation with Michael, she shares her very personal account and triumphant journey to occupy a seat at corporate America's table. Michael also shares practical strategies for courageous business leaders to create diverse, inclusive communities. Tune in, be encouraged, then contact the talented and passionate Cook Ross team to create sustainable, organizational transformation in your company.