Marguerite A. Fletcher, Esq. is the President of Fletcher Consulting, LLC. She is a diversity consultant, keynote speaker and executive coach, Marguerite has been active in diversity issues for over twenty years. Marguerite is adept at performing comprehensive cultural assessments, developing strategic action plans and leading workshops on variety of topics such as Diversity Awareness, Exploring Unconscious Bias and Interrupting Bias. Marguerite advises her clients on the hiring, mentoring, retention and growth of diverse talent. As a Keynote Speaker, Marguerite dives into challenging issues with energy and humor. A favorite at law schools and corporations, Marguerite speaks on a variety of issues relating to diversity, inclusion, unconscious bias and cultural competence.
Marguerite has served as a Senior Consultant with the Verna Myers Consulting Group and Ibis Consulting Group. Marguerite has been active for many years with the Boston Bar Association, most notably as a member of the Steering Committee of the Diversity and Inclusion Section. Prior to establishing Fletcher Consulting, Marguerite was Assistant General Counsel at Genuity, Inc. where she worked with the COO to launch a diversity assessment and plan for the company. She was an active member of a group of senior employees focused on the hiring and retention of people of color while working as Corporate Counsel at Lotus Development Corporation/IBM and participated in the recruitment and hiring of associates while an attorney with Hale and Dorr (now known as Wilmer Hale).
Marguerite, who was born in Kingston, Jamaica, is a graduate of the Harvard Law School and the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service. She resides in Newton, Massachusetts.