Candi Castleberry is Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer at UPMC, an $8 billion global health system and health plan.
She is responsible for overseeing UPMC’s progress toward system-wide company, culture, community, and customer inclusion goals involving over 50,000 employees, as well as UPMC patients and their families.
An experienced strategist, Candi created The Integrated Inclusion Model, a systems integration model that helps companies transition from compliance-driven processes led by human resources, to integrated activities that shift the responsibility for achieving an inclusive culture to every employee. Candi has an exceptional record of coaching senior executives and partnering with key business process owners and community leaders to build sustainable inclusion practices for the workplace, marketplace, and workforce. Her initiatives have been implemented at Motorola, where she was Vice President of Global Inclusion and Diversity, and at Sun Microsystems, where she led the Global Inclusion Center of Expertise.