Gibrán Rivera
Inspiring master facilitator, consultant and social change agent Gibrán Rivera works to transform impact organizations into more effective and inclusive "networks of collaborative leadership."
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Better Men Project, Collective Consciousness Meditations, The EL Workshop, Evolve Mastermind
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Gibrán Rivera is an internationally renowned master facilitator and consultant committed to transforming organizations into more “networks of collaborative leadership” by shifting dynamics of power, equity and inclusion, and building beloved community. Gibrán has devoted much of his work life to the idea of democracy and to the work of emancipatory politics in urban communities. He led community engagement work at Roxbury’s La Alianza Hispana, served as Executive Director of Iniciativa – the Massachusetts Education Initiative for Latino Students, was the founding board chair of MassVOTE, a director on the Board of the Schott Foundation for Public Education, and President of the Board of the Center for Nonprofits and Voting. Gibrán is also spearheading a number of online communities and conversations. He leads Collective Consciousness Meditations with other spiritual teachers and medicine people every Wednesday, is the creator of the Better Men Project, a community and course on conscious masculinity, as well as a new conversation series on race called What Should White People Do?, for white people who want to learn, take responsibility and take action.

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