JUANA BORDAS

THIS SPEAKER'S SET FEE PLACES HIM/HER WITHIN THE RANGE OF:

$7,501 to $15,000
 
TRAVELS FROM: Colorado

VIDEOS:
No videos listed.

SPEECH TITLES AND/OR TOPICS   Click Here for Detailed Description

  • Salsa, Soul, and Spirit: The Power of Diversity
  • Servant Leadership: Growing People's Capacities and Strengths
  • De Colores: Celebrating Hispanic Cultural Traditions
  • Igniting and Motivating Your Inner Leader
  • The Power of WE: Leadership For Our Diverse Communities

Categories

Diversity | Generations and Demographics | Leadership

Biography

Juana Bordas is President of Mestiza Leadership International--a company that focuses on leadership, diversity, and organizational change. A former faculty member for the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL) she taught in the Leadership Development Program--the most highly utilized executive program in the world.

As founding President/ CEO of the National Hispana Leadership Institute, the only program in America that prepares Latinas for national leadership, Ms. Bordas forged partnerships with Harvard's JFK School of Government and CCL to provide training for Hispanic women.

Juana Bordas was one of 50 leaders chosen by the Colorado Legislature to design the state's future plan and was selected by Colorado Business Magazine as one of 100 influential persons in the state. In 1977, she was a founder of Denver's Mi Casa Women's Center and served as executive director until 1986. Today, Mi Casa is recognized as a national model for women's empowerment. In 2001, she founded the Circle of Latina Leadership whose mission is to train the next generation of Latina Leaders in Colorado--currently 130 young women have completed the program.

Ms. Bordas has twenty-five years' experience managing nonprofit corporations and building partnerships with the private sector to support innovative programs. Her publications include: "Passion and Power: Finding Personal Purpose"--essay in Reflections on Leadership (John Wiley & Sons). She is a contributing author to Leadership in the 21st Century in "Rethinking Leadership" published by Sage Publications. Her essay, "Latino Leadership: Building a Diverse and Humane Society" was published by the Journal for Leadership Studies. Salsa, Soul, and Spirit: Leadership for a Multicultural Age published by Berrett-Koehler won the International Latino Book Award for best leadership book.

Juana Bordas served as advisor to Harvard's Hispanic Journal on Public Policy and the Kellogg National Fellows Program. She received the Wise Woman Award from the National Center for Women's Policy Studies and was inducted into the Colorado Women's Hall of Fame. She served as vice president of the board of the Greenleaf Center for Servant Leadership and is a trustee of the International Leadership Association.

A dynamic national speaker and trainer, Ms. Bordas weaves leadership, diversity, and community building into a multicultural tapestry. She utilizes music, movement, and leadership practices to illustrate the richness and wisdom diversity brings. A former Peace Corps volunteer, she received the Franklin Williams Award from the US Peace Corps for her commitment to advancing communities of color. The Denver Business Journal selected her for their 2003 Outstanding Women in Business Award. She received the 2006 Leadership Legacy award from Spellman College's Center for Leadership. She was honored with the 2008 Martin Luther King Jr. Business Responsibility Award. The Denver Post and the Colorado Women's Foundation recognized her as The 2009 Colorado Unique Woman of the Year.

BOOKS    Search For A Book

  • The Power of Latino Leadership(2013)
  • Salsa, Soul, and Spirit: Leadership for a Multicultural Age (2007)

Live chat by BoldChat
My Favorite Speakers
 

Similar Speaker

Gordon Sullivan
General Sullivan is the president and chief operating officer of the Association of the United States Army, headquartered in Arlington, Virginia. He assumed his current position at the Association in February 1998 after serving as president, Coleman Federal in Washington,
More>>

Douglas Smith
Douglas K. Smith is the author of On Value and Values: Thinking Differently About We In An Age of Me (Financial Times Books, March 2004), his seventh book. He also is a globally recognized management consultant and thinker, as
More>>

Joe Calloway
Joe Calloway is a performance expert who helps companies align people, culture, and strategy to drive results.

Mr. Calloway is the author of four groundbreaking business books, including the best-selling Becoming A Category of One, which received rave reviews from The
More>>

Mark Thompson

Mark C. Thompson is an expert on executive leadership, business strategy, and innovation who has spent over 25 years leading teams and building companies from the ground up. He delivers actionable, valuable and practical advice for leaders at all levels
More>>


TRANSLATE:

Architects, developers and facility managers have selected Brikley's performance-engineered toilet partition and shower cubicle with confidence since 1998. As a market leader, Brikley delivers building owner value through design excellence, multiple options, code compliance, and long-lasting durability. If you choose us, we can provide best toilet partition systems for you.

At List Outdoor, we are happy to provide unbiased and informative reviews of the most popular outdoor gears. From the camping tent to backpack to crossbow, you can totally expect our regular update of the latest in-season reviews of outdoor products.
The achievements of rolex replica watches in Swiss Fake Rolex Watchmaking are the fruit of a constantly innovative approach at the service of highly distinctive aesthetics. You should know men always like watches. They will cost much for fake watches. Sometimes men also like cheap replica watches in fact. And sometimes you may need replica watches when you went out. The luxury replica watches can make you perfect in your life. I just like Replica Watches for some reasons! Their freedom and importance have enabled the representation of time with luxury replica watches market. The pieces that adhere to the replica watches uk highest standards.You may like designer replica watches online. They are high quality replica watches to men. Its past as an inventor has given rise to a style that favours volume and shapes. All kinds of Replica Watches UK store for sale. But in my opinion, choosing high quality swiss replica watches is a good thing to men.