Marie Gillum is the Sr. Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Consultant at CCSI. Within this role she works alongside organizations as they actively aim to incorporate philosophies that highlight the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion within their organizational structures. Marie has experience facilitating DEI workshops, dialogues, and presentations within the local Rochester, NY community.
Marie has experience recruiting and retaining employees of color within the field of academia as well as experience leading and facilitating programs that foster inclusion and belonging for employees of diverse backgrounds. In addition to Marie’s work in the field of DEI, she also is fluent in American Sign Language and has a background in Nursing.
Marie received her Masters Degree in Professional Studies, with concentrations in Human Resource Development and Diversity and Inclusion from the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT).