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Shaunice Hawkins, M.B.A.

Adjunct Faculty

1398089742 Shaunice_HawkinsShaunice Hawkins is founder and chief executive strategist of Evolutions Consulting, a strategic business management and marketing boutique specializing in growing brand visibility, strengthening audience engagement and increasing social footprints for executives and the companies/organizations they lead.

A retired chief diversity officer and former US EEOC mediator, Hawkins has been nationally recognized for leadership over the course of her twenty-year, multi-industry career, and achievement in the fields of diversity and inclusion, human capital management, business management, marketing and promotions, branding and reputation management, and strategic planning and execution.

An adjunct professor and visiting lecturer, Hawkins teaches graduate, doctoral, professional, and entrepreneurial courses at New York University, Rutgers University, State University of New York, and Manhattanville College. Her expertise has been solicited by academia, Fortune 500 companies, religious institutions, not-for-profit organizations and government agencies such as the Procter & Gamble, ESPN Inc., GlaxoSmithKline, Girl Scouts of America, Chubb Insurance Co., The New York Urban League, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the New York City Department of Employment. Hawkins' insights have been profiled on a number of syndicated radio talk shows and in various publications including Heart & Soul Magazine, AM NewYork, Black Enterprise Magazine, DiversityInc. Magazine, Diversity Executive Magazine, Diversity Woman Magazine, FOLIO: Magazine, Maynard Institute’s Journalisms, MOSO Nation, The New York Observer, The Network Journal Magazine, NV Magazine, Time Out New York Magazine, Advertising Age, and Target Market News.

Hawkins holds undergraduate and graduate degrees, post-graduate certifications, and professional designations in a variety of business strategy, marketing, social media, communications, cultural diversity, and human capital management disciplines from St. John's University, New York University, Cornell University, Tulane University, Villanova University, Rutgers University and Northeastern University. Hawkins is the author of Passion...Who Needs It? A Practical, Action-Oriented Exploration of Passion and Purpose, and Steps You Can Take If Your Inner Fire Has Burned Itself Out and upcoming book, Stop Screaming in Silence: Find Your Voice and Get Your Power Back (2014).