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SONYA WARE

CEO & Diversity Champion, Blue Beagle Consulting
Early Afternoon Session: Conscious Inclusion: Leading through Awareness & Action

Sonya Ware facilitates inclusion conversations; teaching organizations how-to create a thriving workplace culture that achieves business results. Sonya’s company, Blue Beagle Consulting, provides executive coaching services to director level+ clients in healthcare, non-profit, university and small business. With years of transferrable experience, business acumen, IT operations/support and strategy development, Sonya is known for helping clients develop personal and organizational strategies. As an experienced Fortune 500 leader who managed an $18M budget, $25M in project spend, and a regional team, she is also a multiple, Shell Oil designated, award-recipient for creating the ‘right work environment.’ Sonya has leveraged inclusion for business results long before inclusion became a buzzword.

She earned a BS from the University of Houston, an MA from the University of St. Thomas; an Executive Leadership Certificate from Cornell University and is an International Coach Federation PCC credentialed coach. A devoted mom to two lovely sons, she enjoys live productions, comedy, the beach and NPR’s How I Built This podcast.