Froswa’ Booker-Drew, PhD is committed to building the capacity and impact of organizations and communities through the use of network weaving concepts. She has been quoted in Forbes, Ozy, Bustle, Huffington Post and other media outlets, due to an extensive background in leadership, nonprofit management, partnership development, training and education. She is currently the Director of Community Affairs for the State Fair of Texas.
Formerly the National Community Engagement Director for World Vision, she served as a catalyst, partnership broker, and builder of the capacity of local partners in multiple locations across the US to improve and sustain the well-being of children and their families. She was a part of the documentary, Friendly Captivity, a film that follows a cast of 7 women from Dallas to India. She has provided keynote addresses and workshops to audiences in the US and Canada on topics such as Social Capital/Building Networks, Change Management, Asset Based Community Development, and Relational Leadership.
Froswa’ graduated with a PhD from Antioch University in Leadership and Change with a focus on social capital, diverse women and relational leadership. She attended the Jean Baker Miller Institute at Wellesley for training in Relational Cultural Theory and has completed facilitator training on Immunity to Change based on the work of Kegan and Lahey of Harvard. She has also completed training through UNICEF on Equity Based Evaluations. She is the author of 2 workbooks for women, Ready for a Revolution: 30 Days to Jolt Your Life and Rules of Engagement: Making Connections Last. She is a writer for several publications around the world. For more information, visit https://www.linkedin.com/in/froswabookerdrew/