Armour is a former military officer who was the first African-American female naval aviator in the U.S. Marine Corps and the first African-American female combat pilot in the U.S. Armed Forces. Armour travels extensively to create a global movement based on the “Breakthrough Mentality” mindset. She believes that we are going to need leaders to step up and lead and that our society and global community need people to take personal responsibility. One Mission, One Goal, One TeamTM.
A former Diversity Officer for Headquarters Marine Corps and a liaison to the Pentagon, Vernice Armour shares what it took to help a 200,000-personnel organization get back on track. We'll discuss how when you bring people together, you will have differences and similarities that result in tension and complexities — and this is completely normal. How you manage diversity is the key.