CQ Fellows

CQ® Fellows

Society of CQ Fellows

The Society of CQ Fellows is a core group of thought leaders who are committed to building a more culturally intelligent world. Our vision is to equip and support 10 million CQ Explorers across every major region of the world.


Building a More Culturally Intelligent World

Completion of the one-year CQ Fellows program provides lifelong membership in the Society of CQ Fellows. 


As a community of thought leaders, we:

Translate CQ into practical insights and solutions

Work together on shared opportunities and projects

Support and serve the broader CQ movement

Meet in person at least once a year

“Thank you for creating this space and experience. I’m so honored to be part of CQ Fellows.”
Tara Hastings
Director of DEI, Rover


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Marisa Avramovich

Pasadena, California, USA
CQ CertifiedLatinx Community EngagementNon-Profit Leadership
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Tim Barrett

Queensland, Australia
AssessmentCQ WorkshopsLearning and DevelopmentStudy Abroad
CQ in Education, Teacher Training, Online CQ Courses, Testing and Training for Service and Experiential Learning Trips
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Lucy Butters

Glasgow, Scotland, UK
CQ Trainers DevelopmentInclusive & International training developmentLeadership CoachingMaster CQ Facilitator
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Kristen Joy Ekkins

Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
Certified High Performance CoachDesigning Inclusive Cultures for Global ImpactFacilitatorSpeakerStrategic Advisor

Rahn Franklin Jr., Ph.D.

St. Paul, Minnesota, USA
AssessmentCQ WorkshopsDiversity, Equity & InclusionHigher EducationLeadership DevelopmentStrategy & CommunicationsStudy Abroad
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Marc A. Geil, DBA

North Central United States (USA)
CQManagement and Leadership Development
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Tara Hastings

Bellingham, Washington, USA
DEI Leader With an Emphasis on CQ
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Jennifer Izekor

London, UK
Change ManagementCQ WorkshopsDiversity, Equity & InclusionInclusive LeadershipLeadership Development
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Mike Newton

Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Community EngagementCQ WorkshopsDiversity, Equity & InclusionExecutive CoachingLeadership DevelopmentYouth Development
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Amber Snow

Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
CQ WorkshopsDiversity, Equity & InclusionStrategy & CommunicationsTalent AcquisitionTalent DevelopmentTalent Management
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Sulakshana Varhadkar

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Mumbai, India
CQ storiesIndian immigrantsJournalismPolitical Reform
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Dr . Kristal Walker

Ft. Wayne, Indiana, USA
CQ WorkshopsDiversity, Equity & InclusionLeadership DevelopmentLearning and DevelopmentTalent Management