Dr. Brandy L. Simula (she/they) is a Leadership Development Consultant at IBM. She has spent the last decade leveraging her doctoral training in social psychology to help executives and leaders address top workplace culture and organizational development challenges. She is passionate about helping organizations empower people to bring their authentic selves to work and flourish personally and professionally. An ICF certified executive and leadership coach, she writes and speaks frequently on people and culture strategy, DEIB, workplace well-being, and leadership and organizational development. Prior to joining IBM, Brandy taught social psychology, culture, and DEIB courses at Emory University and created and led the Office of Faculty Professional Development at Georgia Tech. She earned her PhD in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and Sociology from Emory University.

Summits Attended: 2022 Pride

Diverse representation is a priority for us. We're proud to say that our Summit speakers are 80% queer women, 50% women of color, 25% Black & Latinx, and 15% transgender and gender nonconforming.