Candi Castleberry-Singleton is the Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). She has developed UPMC’s inclusion strategy, including its Health Care Dignity and Respect Campaign and oversees progress toward system-wide goals involving all 50,000 employees. In 2008, she launched the Center for Inclusion in Health Care.
Ms. Castleberry-Singleton’s successful inclusion initiatives have also been implemented at Motorola, where she was Vice President of Global Inclusion and Diversity, and at Sun Microsystems, where she led the Global Inclusion Center of Expertise. She created the Integrated Inclusion Model TM, a model that shifts the responsibility for achieving an inclusive culture to every employee. The model will be featured in Crossing the Divide: Intergroup Leadership in a World of Difference (Harvard Business School Press, August 2009).
Ms. Castleberry-Singleton received an MBA from Pepperdine University, a bachelor’s degree in legal studies from UC Berkeley, and also has a degree from Stanford University.