MISHON D. MONTGOMERY, MPA, LSSBB
Strategist | Speaker | Trainer | Coach
Mishon Montgomery is an enthusiastic leader who shares her passion for developing others through public speaking and education. Originally from Pensacola, Florida, she is a United States Air Force veteran with 20 years of honorable service, retiring and hanging her boots in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Mishon’s military experience and drive for normalizing female leadership and representation for the present and rising generation led her to create Mishon Montgomery LLC.
The public speaking, training, and coaching business partners with organizations globally to provide powerful facilitation that inspires and motivates leaders, professionals, and educators to meet the demands of a rapidly diversifying workplace and community.
Additionally, Mishon has been appointed Chair for the Nevada Commission for Women. Coupling her desire for building a future of gender equity, she intends to use the appointment as an opportunity to study the changing and developing roles of women in society, understand the socioeconomic factors that influence the status of women and recommend proposed legislation to bridge the gaps.
Being honored with many prestigious awards for her dedication to leadership and development, Mishon has received the: Bob Hope Spirit of Hope Award; NAACP Roy Wilkins Renown Service Award; Brigadier General Wilma Vaught Visionary Leader Award; Blacks in Government Military Leader Award; and was presented a Proclamation by the State of Nevada Assemblywomen.
Mishon holds a Master of Public Administration (Public Policy and Governance) and maintains Diversity and Inclusion Certifications from Cornell University and Coach Diversity Institute. Additionally, she holds a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, is a Certified Master Resilience Trainer, Motivational Speaker, and Life Transformation Coach. Mishon specializes in presentations and Keynote Speaking on Diversity and Inclusion, Leadership, Team Dynamics, Effective Communication, Unconscious Bias, Resilience Concepts, Suicide Prevention, Emotional Intelligence, and much more. An eternal optimist, Mishon consistently marvels in the deliciousness of life. She is sure to bring enthusiasm to any team, anywhere!
(Current as of March 2023)