Mauricio Velasquez

Mauricio Velasquez is the President of The Diversity Training Group, and serves as a diversity trainer, sexual harassment prevention trainer, executive coach, mentoring trainer and expert witness. Through his firm, Mr. Velasquez also assists organizations with multicultural marketing, selling and customer service.

A nationally recognized author, Velasquez has written articles for local, regional and national publications, including American Society for Training and Development (ASTD), the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) publications, the Managing Diversity newsletter, and the Profiles in Diversity Journal.

Mauricio is a former human resource generalist and also served as a demographic researcher for the Internal Revenue Service, where he first anticipated the rise of diversity inside and outside the workplace. He has had the good fortune to work with Dr. W. Edwards Deming, Peter F. Drucker and Jerry Harvey, and credits much of his interest in human resource management to their influence.

Mauricio has trained over 250,000 employees, managers, and executives in the areas of diversity, gender equity, mentoring, and multicultural marketing and selling. He is also an expert witness listed with the Technical Advisory Service for Attorneys (TASA).

Mauricio Velasquez is a graduate of the University of Virginia (B.A. Economics and Psychology) and The George Washington University (M.B.A. Human Resource Management).