Kelly Charles-Collins, Esq
Kelly Charles-Collins is an unconscious bias, bystander intervention and workplace investigations expert. For more than 20 years, Kelly has been empowering establishments of all sizes — from small businesses to Fortune 100 companies — to discover and leverage the true value of their workforce in order to stay on the right side of the next #hashtag movement.
Kelly makes complicated, difficult, and sensitive topics approachable. As the CEO of HR Legally Speaking, LLC, and an attorney, speaker, and author, she uses her professional experience, intuitive perspective and warm personality to help people gain a true understanding of how our minds can lead us in the wrong direction in work and life. She is also an award-winning TEDx Speaker on the bystander effect, the author of “ACE Your Workplace Investigations: A Step-by-Step Guide for Avoiding Friction, Covering Your Assets” and “Earning Employee Trust,” and has been featured on television and other media discussing her 4 C’s for safe bystander intervention: connect, create a distraction, call for help, and capture the incident.
Kelly’s presentations are interactive and thought-provoking. Through stories and her real-world experience, Kelly equips participants with realistic, practical tools they can implement immediately to overcome challenges in their workplace and daily lives. But she’s not all business – you never know when there will be music and dancing.