J. Elena Featherston
San Francisco, CA
Ms. Featherston consults in the private and public sectors, specializing in multicultural education, multicultural communication, and alliance building among communities of color. She facilitates workshops focused on healing from internalized dominance and internalized oppression and helps executives, managers and administrators identify and effectively respond to the needs, tensions and strengths of a culturally diverse workforce and community partnerships. Her anthology, Skin Deep: Women Writing on Color, Culture and Identity, is widely used in race, social justice and women’s studies departments throughout the United States.