Jinada Rochelle LLC is a company focused on providing Diversity, Equity and Inclusion training to businesses and community organizations. Through tailored training sessions, companies are provided an in-depth definition of DE&I, given tools to learn how to leverage its benefits, and practical steps to implement DE&I into their strategic plan. A sample list of trainings includes, Implicit Bias, Microaggressions, Disability Awareness, Sexual Harassment and Cultural Humility. Company policies are analyzed using a DE&I viewpoint. Policies reviewed include but are not limited to hiring, retention, employee management and succession planning. Businesses are provided with an action plan that assists in positioning them for continued success.
Prior to forming Jinada Rochelle LLC, Jinada worked for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania at the Human Relations Commission. The Commission is charged with investigating unlawful claims of discrimination, conducting community outreach, engaging with business stakeholders, and assisting the citizens of Pennsylvania. During her tenure at the Commission, Jinada served in various capacities. Her final position was Director of Enforcement. Her duties consisted of training internal and external customers on the agency’s policies as well as providing updates on the theories of discrimination and their application to businesses and communities and assisting with the strategic planning for the agency. The training topics included basic anti-discrimination, anti-harassment with a focus on sexual harassment, team building, and navigating a diverse workplace.
In addition to working at the Commission, she worked for over 10 years in the private industry. She assisted businesses with their hiring practices, marketing strategies and employee management policies. Her prior experience has enabled her to successfully launch a consulting firm that understands the needs of businesses to both increase profitability and provide an inclusive working environment.
2019 Recipient of the Executive Director Excellence award
2019 Graduate of the Harrisburg MLK Leadership Institute
2021 Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in the Workplace Certificate from the University of Southern Florida Corporate Training and Professional Education
2021 Featured Speaker for PowerToFly Diversity’s Financial Inclusion Summit
2021 Certified Minority Owned Business by National Minority Development Council
2022 Featured speaker at the Harrisburg Chamber’s IDEA workshop
B.S. University of Pittsburgh