High-Flyer Spotlight: Tinisha Agramonte

Tinisha Agramonte (on the right) is the Architect of the First-Generation Professionals Initiative which is a first-of-its-kind Federal government diversity and inclusion program. Although she once identified as an at-risk youth, with the help of mentors and educators who saw potential in her, Tinisha was able to overcome significant challenges.

For over two decades, she’s been “paying it forward” as a champion for the advancement of equitable opportunities for all. In her many roles, she’s been a leader for federal agencies that include the Departments of Commerce, Veterans Affairs, Army, and Air Force, and the U.S. Small Business Administration. In those positions, she worked at various locations throughout the world including England, Japan, Germany, and stateside. Now, Tinisha is the Chief Diversity Officer for Motorola Solutions, Inc.

Recently, Tinisha was bestowed Eleanor Clark Diversity Leadership Award and named a Top 100 African American in business. She received her BA in Mass Communications from California State University, Hayward, and her MA in Human Relations from the University of Oklahoma. Tinisha is also a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated. Click here to get connected with Tinisha.

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