Founder and Chief Learning Officer for COOK ROSS, INC.
As founder & Chief Learning Officer of Cook Ross Inc. Howard Ross has served more than 25 years as an influential business consultant to hundreds of organizations across the United States and in 21 other countries, specializing in leadership, diversity, and organizational transformation. He is a recognized thought leader on the topic of exploring and addressing Unconscious Bias. Howard is also the architect of award-‐ winning training and awareness programs, notably CultureVision and The Diversity Toolkit. Howard was the 2007-‐2008 Johnnetta B. Cole Professor of Diversity-‐in-‐ Residence at Bennett College for Women, the first time a white man has ever served in such a position at an HBCU. He is the recent author of ReInventing Diversity: Transforming Organizational Community to Strengthen People, Purpose & Performance, published by Rowman Littlefield in association with the Society for Human Resource Management. Howard can be heard monthly on NPR, as a regular guest on The Kojo Nnamdi Show.