Sondra Thiederman, Ph.D.
Author, Making Diversity Work: Seven Steps for Defeating Bias President, Cross-Cultural Communications
Dr. Sondra Thiederman is one of the nation’s leading experts on workplace diversity, cross-cultural business, and bias reduction. As President of Cross-Cultural Communications, a San Diego based training firm, Sondra has 25 years experience as a speaker, trainer, and author helping professionals in Fortune 500 companies, public sector organizations, and dozens of associations find ways to successfully navigate our increasingly-diverse workplaces. Sondra is published in professional journals ranging from T&D to Real Estate Today to Association Management, has written on diversity for the web site Monster.com, and is the author of four books including Making Diversity Work: Seven Steps for Defeating Bias in the Workplace. She is currently working on her fifth book for Walk-the-Talk publishers tentatively titled, The Manager’s Inclusion and Diversity Handbook.