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Jasmine Snipes

CEO and Sole Member (pronouns: she/her)

 

About Jasmine

As a Black girl growing up in Phoenix, Arizona, I keenly remember my sense of being "other". I also remember that even at a young age, I desired to understand others and be, what I did not know at the time was, inclusive. My mother always kept me informed about social history and present, and she was sure to keep me active in group settings and volunteering alongside her. Some of my most favorite memories involving non-family members is when we used to help others.  I have remained consistent with that passion and increased my awareness of social issues and needs along the way. I love that I am still learning and that I can use my skills to help others. I empathize deeply with experiencing the recognition of personal privilege or discovering how I may have some how contributed to the oppression to another. Therein lies my deep compassion for others in this work. 

I would be remiss if I did not acknowledge the new state in which we have to navigate personal and professional lives is complex at best. I have done anti-bias, anti-discrimination, diversity, equity, and inclusion work, for 19 years, and my passions have only intensified, especially throughout 2020.


I use my experience and skills to help organizations, teams, and individuals effectively understand and dismantle oppressive themes. I understand that working to address privilege, racism, oppression, and cultural supremacy is challenging. Working to understand, unpack these concepts is commonly challenging. I feel it takes an approach that is embracing, honest, and cemented in accountability.  

Jasmine Snipes Consulting is a practice I established to fulfill my greatest hope of working alongside folx to help them acquire the knowledge, language, and skills they need to make impactful and long-lasting social and organizational change via racial equity and diversity, equity, and inclusion work. I truly believe we can create solutions that will create immediate, short-term, and long-term advancement. My consulting work with boards, executives, staff, agencies, and schools, is direct and supportive. I, like you, want to be a part of the change that dismantles racial inequity, racism, and oppressive forces.

 

Expertise

  • Governance boards, organizational change, strategy, training, facilitation,

  • Performance improvement, executive coaching, team effectiveness, change management, 

  • Curriculum and Consulting Design

  • Practitioner and technical expert- highly effective consultant and trainer

  • Government, Non-profit, and Education Organizations- boards, practices and quality

Approach

  • Comprehensive project management 

  • Customized Consulting and Training - designed to address what is appropriate and best for you

  • Collaborative partnerships based on mutual respect

  • Quality outcomes and impact

  • Respect creativity and voices of folx served

Professional Qualifications and Affiliations

  • Bachelor of Arts - Community Advocacy and Social Policy

  • Associate of Arts - Communication & General Studies

  • Anti-Defamation League | Education Division Training Specialist

  • Anti-Defamation League A WORLD OF DIFFERENCE Institute Train-the-Trainer Program 

  • Anti-Defamation League Managing Implicit Bias for Law Enforcement Train-the-Trainer/Cross-Training

  • The Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI Program) | Institutional Board of Review – Social & Behavioral Research 

  • The Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI Program) | Good Clinical Practice – Social and Behavioral Research Best Practices for Clinical Research

  • Current, Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs | Communications Coordinator

  • Previous, Arizona State Senate | Staff Member

  • Previous, Arizona House of Representatives | Staff Member

  • Previous, ONE Community Millennial Multicultural Advisory Board | Member

  • Previous, Arizona State Legislative African American Council | Justice Tri-Pillar

Volunteer Action

  • one•n•ten Board of Directors | Member

  • Arizona Center for the Future Young Talent Advisory Board

  • From Snipes, with Love

 
ASU Young Southeast Asian Leadership Initiative (YSEALI) Panel discussion: Government Communications
one n ten Fresh Brunch
Arizona State Senate
one n ten board members
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Arizona Town Hall
Mandela Institue Panel Discussion on Civic Engagement
Congratulations Hon. Gass!
Center for the Future of AZ
Social Justice & Anti-Discrimination Youth Camp
ONE Community Millennial Multicultural Advisory Board Members
one n ten Board of Directors
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Workshop facilitation
Harriet Galbreath and I