“Eileen Kugler kicked off our Office of Equity and Integration Lecture and Learning Series and returned for two follow-up sessions to give participants the opportunity to ‘dig deeper.’ From the overwhelming positive reactions of the participants, Eileen was the perfect person to set the tone for our professional development series.”
– East Metro Integration District, St. Paul, Mn.
Diversity brings with it great benefits – and great challenges. Through her keynotes, workshops and consulting, Eileen inspires and motivates, informs and educates. Eileen’s perspective is unique, combining the savvy professional skills of a communications expert with a parent and community member deeply involved in strengthening her diverse school and community. She has decades of experience working with educational leaders, teachers, parents and students to transform schools into high-achieving environments with engaged students and families. Her business experience is personal — opening her own consulting firm in 1992, building on her experience as a federal government manager and non-profit executive.
Eileen shares her compelling message with participants around the world. Her effective efforts to strengthen diverse schools and their surrounding communities have earned her national recognition, including Virginia Education Advocate of the Year. She brings her knowledge and expertise of the diverse world of education from the classroom to the board room, inspiring business leaders with strategies on building and strengthening a diverse workforce.
“Your message was on target — you said clearly what we needed to hear, in a way that we could hear it, and you planted the seed for expanded conversations and learning.”
-Principal, Sioux City, Iowa
“I thought this was going to be just another lecture on diversity. Instead, you engaged me and opened my eyes in so many ways. I can’t wait to go back and share this with my entire staff.” - Manager, national community health care