Nikki Pardo is the founder of Global Alliance Solutions, a consulting company that offers diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) strategic planning services for corporations, non-profit agencies, school districts, health care systems, and law enforcement agencies. She has also been featured in several publications, received Corp! Magazine’s Diversity Business Leader Award for 2017 and has worked with clients across the country.
Nikki was appointed to the FBI-Detroit Division – Multi-Cultural Advisory Council and is a graduate of the FBI Detroit Citizens Academy. She was also appointed to the Princeton University Prize in Race Relations – Detroit Committee, is a graduate of the New Detroit-The Coalition’s Multicultural Leadership Fellowship, and the national fellowship Seeking Education Equity and Diversity (SEED). She has served on numerous boards, including Birmingham’s Race Relations and Diversity Task Force Board, and the Board of the Hispanic Police Officer Association Michigan.
Nikki is an avid researcher and earned a Master of Business Administration degree in Management/Leadership, a Master of Science in Administration degree with a concentration in International Administration and completed diversity and inclusion certificates from Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Executive Education, Cornell University, University of Michigan, and University of South Florida. She is a nationally certified Global Career Development Facilitator, a member of the National Career Development Association, the National Diversity Council, and a Michigan-certified mediator. Nikki is also a proud graduate of Leadership Tampa’s class of 2021, 2022 Chair of Tampa Bay Chamber of Commerce’s Minority Empowerment Program, and a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority and Incorporated and Jack and Jill of America.