About Brasfield & Associates
ABOUT Dr. Giovanna Brasfield
Dr. G is an accomplished diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) advocate with over 10 years of experience in leadership consulting and DEI program development, training, education, and outreach for the construction industry and construction-related trades. Her mission? Drive organizations to go beyond DEI talk by taking actionable steps to create culturally diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplaces.
A longtime consultant and advocate for DEI education, workforce issues, and small businesses, Dr. G, is a passionate change agent across the construction industry. Recognition for her work includes being named a 2021 Inspirational Women finalist by the Los Angeles Times, a 2021 LA County Impact Maker by Stratiscope, 2020 Mujer del Ano (Woman of the Year) by the Regional Hispanic Institute, and Rising Star Award finalist, Los Angeles Business Journal, and named a Game Changer by Diversity Professional Magazine. She’s also a DEI social influencer who Autodesk industry bloggers called a Top 50 Construction Influencer across the United States.
At heart, Dr. G is a DEI strategist and educator committed to transforming the industry through transformative and capacity-building program development and implementation. She also knows that organizations that embrace and implement DEI strategies outperform their peers. Dr. G holds dual doctorate degrees from the University of La Verne, a D.P.A. in Public Administration, and an Ed.E. in Organizational Leadership