Lakisha Benford serves as the Executive Administrator for PWN. Being a small business owner herself, Lakisha has an extensive background customer service and management training.
Lakisha is distinguished by her ability to identify, leverage, and develop policies and programs. Throughout her career, she has helped clients, peers, and subordinates recognize their unique capabilities and position themselves as key players by addressing career strategy, leadership development, professional positioning, and visibility. She has a contagious enthusiasm and passionate belief in people that inspires them to become prouder, stronger, and more valuable contributors to their organizations and communities. She has also led innovative initiatives to build inclusion and diversity in the workplace and in underserved communities. Clients appreciate her straight talk, often unconventional perspectives, and the depth of her “real world” experience.
In her free time, she enjoys sports, shopping, hanging out with her family and helping in her community.