About Shantera

Interactive Speaker & Leadership Intensive Facilitator

President of PowHer Consulting

Founder & Executive Director of The Chatman Women’s Foundation

Motivational & Transformative Author

Shantera L. Chatman, MBA, President of PowHer Consulting, is a Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion (DEI) consultant and strategist who specializes in transforming organizations and driving accountability through curated experiences that bridge cultural gaps.  She is also an Inclusion Coach who works with executives and teams to move beyond DEI lip service to real action. Shantera is the creator of the Transformative Ally Framework©. She is also the Founder and Executive Director of The Chatman Women’s Foundation, a nonprofit organization that provides scholarships and grants to women in and around the Houston community.  She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Information & Operations Management from Texas A&M University and a Master of Business Administration with a specialty in Entrepreneurship.

The Transformative Ally Intensive

The Transformative Ally Framework is about changing lives one experience at a time. Its contents apply to anyone that may have a differing opinion than you. Understanding, empathy and compassion are key to becoming a great ally.