Malissa Adams


Malissa Adams

Title/Position
Instructor, Metropolitan State University

Expert Areas:

  • Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, Belonging
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Human Design
  • Systems Change

Education/Professional Certificates:

  • B.A. in Business
  • Master’s Degree in Public & Non-Profit Administration from Metropolitan State University

Relevant experience to topic areas:

  • 10 years as owner and operator of consulting company
  • Provided training for public sector entities:
    • MN Department of Human Services
    • Hennepin County Human Resources
    • St. Paul Public Schools Nutrition Program
    • Hennepin County Library System
    • Minnesota School Board Association
    • Minnesota Veteran’s Health Center
    • Ramsey County Right Track
    • MNDOT

Personal Motto:

Transformational diversity is a process – one that should be iterative, frequently assessed, and constantly protected.