Monica Diaz is a Human Resources senior executive who empowers people to lead global brands, to become talent magnets and transform organizational cultures. She is regarded as a global architect of Human Resources, Diversity, Inclusion, Talent Acquisition and Talent Management strategies, who drives talent development that generates business innovation.
With over 25 years of leadership experience, she served as VP, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer at Blue Cross Blue Shield (HCSC) and Campbell Soup Company; VP, Diversity, Inclusion & Wellness at ESPN Inc. (part of The Walt Disney Company), and held other executive roles in organizational development, talent management, learning, HR business partner and HR operations at other Fortune 50 organizations, like Microsoft and Merck & Co.
Diaz is an influential spokesperson and visionary thought leader, skilled in effectively managing organizational transformation. She earned her B.A. in psychology (Magna Cum Laude) and M.A. in industrial and organizational psychology (University of Puerto Rico) and completed the WISE Executive Leadership Institute at Tuck School of Business (Dartmouth College). She is bilingual and biliterate (English and Spanish) and is proficient in Portuguese.