About us



The Multicultural Leadership Institute enables organizations to unleash the leadership potential of all


Our purpose is to activate a world where all people can rise to their full potential.

Our team includes the world's leading  experts in HR, coaching, and the use of advanced data sciences to measure and optimize inclusion.

The Institute is a WBENC- and NSMDC-certified minority- and woman-owned business.



Joy Chen is CEO of the Multicultural Leadership Institute and a former Deputy Mayor of Los Angeles who has expanded inclusion and equity for millions across the United States and China.

For her worldwide innovations in unleashing human potential, Joy has been profiled by media including the Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, The Economist, CNN, CBS News, ABC News, the Los Angeles Times and Vogue China.

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Joy's bio and her story, in her own words >
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Our latest thought leadership

Watch our CEO Joy Chen address the Asia Society 2022 Global Talent, Diversity & Inclusion Symposium in a keynote on how to use advanced data analytics to operationalize inclusion.

Watch Joy's Asia Society keynote >


Read our brand-new white paper on how to use advanced data analytics to operationalize inclusion. 

Read the white paper >


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