MA, Intercultural Communication & ManagementCompany: Language & Culture Worldwide (LCW)
Role: Session Presenter Session: Build a Blended D&I Learning Solution
Farzana Nayani is Director of Client Engagement for Language & Culture Worldwide (LCW), a cross-cultural and global diversity & inclusion training and consulting firm. She has been a consultant to Fortune 500 companies on diversity and inclusion, intercultural communication, and employee engagement. Farzana has seasoned experience training professionals, entrepreneurs, and business leaders on leadership, inclusion, collaboration, and effective communication. A former advisor for the U.S. Small Business Administration, she has been invited to the White House on several occasions to represent the voice of diverse entrepreneurs at meetings discussing national business initiatives and government policy. Her specialties include engaging diverse audiences in both the workforce and the marketplace, while and assisting organizations in achieving their business objectives. Farzana Nayani serves in national leadership positions as National Director of ERG Relations for NAAAP and Board Director for the Society of Intercultural Education, Training, and Research (SIETAR) USA. She holds a Master’s Degree in Communication and Management from the University of Hawai`i at Manoa and the esteemed East-West Center. She is based in Los Angeles.