Business Consultant, Author, and Leadership Development Specialist in Charlotte, North Carolina
LaKesha Womack is the Owner and Lead Consultant with Womack Consulting Group. Since 2005, the firm has provided Brand Management, Leadership Training, Strategic Planning, and Political Consulting to professionals, not-for-profit organizations, churches, colleges/universities, and businesses worldwide through retreats, seminars, and one-on-one consultations.
She has served as a business strategy presenter for numerous Chambers of Commerce and professional organizations, including an Executive Coach for the Black Enterprise Entrepreneur’s Conference and the Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit. In addition to providing growth strategies for organizations, LaKesha works with newly formed teams, fractured teams, and boards of directors to teach leadership and professional development strategies that enhance communication, increase emotional intelligence, and improve organizational effectiveness.
LaKesha is the founder of #RethinkingChurch Strategies LLC, a global social impact community comprised of religious thought leaders sharing ministry and disciple-making resources and research. As the President of Ministry Matters Media Services LLC, a full-service digital media agency, LaKesha, and her team work with clients to develop profitable brand strategies. Additionally, she is the President of the Black Seed Network, a community curated to support Black business owners, editor-in-chief of the Ministry Matters Magazine, and an ordained minister in the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church. Her latest venture is the thrive Creative Co-Working Community, a project comprising Studio 2005 and Evolution. Studio 2005 will be a 35,000-square-foot film and production studio. Evolution will be a five-story, 35,000-square-foot building that will house an art gallery, co-working studio spaces for rent, creative office spaces for rent, a restaurant featuring a monthly chef in residence, and a rooftop area.
LaKesha contributed more than forty business tips to their Expert Panel forum as a Forbes Coaches Council member. She is a founding member of the Newsweek Expert Forum, contributing articles on leadership and business trends. She is the published author of 20 books and host of the Courageous Conversations podcast. She has been featured in numerous publications and interviews, providing financial literacy tips, business advice, and community engagement strategies.