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About Me.

Doneisha Posey is a passionate and energizing speaker and is delighted to speak either in person or virtually. She is also a recognized emcee and moderator. 

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Doneisha Posey has forged a successful career as a Civil Rights Attorney and DEI Thought Leader, currently working for Black Onyx Management as Vice President and General Counsel. Named as one of Indy’s Black Leadership by VisitIndy, Doneisha has also cemented herself as a Multicultural Millennial Leader and is now booked as a diversity and inclusion speaker for events, sharing her experiences of increasing representation and creating opportunity and access for historically underrepresented communities - especially Black and Latina women in the workplace.

Doneisha has worked in corporate, higher education, and government sectors with one purpose - creating a more equitable and inclusive environment. She holds a position at Indiana University McKinney School of Law as an adjunct professor teaching racial justice courses. She is former chief diversity officer for Ivy Tech Community College, the nation’s largest singly-accredited community college. Her work has not gone unnoticed as she was named Forty under 40, Indy’s Best and Brightest in Education/Nonprofit, an IndyMaven To Know, and many other awards for her dedication to her community.

Doneisha has turned her passion into purpose as the Co-Founder of Women’s Equity Brunch and is frequently consulting on matters of pay equity for women of color, salary negotiations, the intersections of race and the law, and civil rights issues - past and present. Black and Latina women make up less than 5% of all lawyers, Doneisha is passionate about increasing diversity in the law and encourages the inclusion of women in male-dominated sectors.

Doneisha Posey is the perfect choice as a speaker when looking for an insightful, informed, and experienced attorney, leader, and community-focused woman of color.

Honors & Awards.

  • Leadership in the Latino Community Award, Indy’s Chamber Hispanic Business Council (2021)

  • Indy’s Best and Brightest: Education/Nonprofit Winner, Junior Achievement of Central Indiana (2020)

  • Forty Under 40 Award, Indianapolis Business Journal (2020)

  • Golden Laurel Shining Star Award, Indianapolis Recorder (2020)

  • Indy’s Black Leadership, Visit Indy (2020)

  • Drum Major for Justice Award, Indiana Civil Rights Commission (2019)

  • Lawyer of the Year, Marion County Bar Association (2018)

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