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Nike’s chief diversity to be replaced by Tesla’s former executive

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The FINANCIAL — Nike’s first-ever chief diversity and inclusion officer, as well as 18-year veteran of Nike Kellie Leonard has stepped down. Felicia Mayo, who joined Nike last year will replace Leonard. In 2018, When Leonard was appointed as Nike’s chief diversity officer, the company was working to change its male-dominated culture after complaints of bullying and sexist behavior by executives. Also, Nike announced a series of senior leadership changes last week supporting the company’s Consumer Direct Acceleration. After only two years on the job, Nike’s first-ever chief diversity and inclusion officer Kellie Leonard has decided to leave. Leonard played “a significant role in communications at Nike…

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Nike’s chief diversity to be replaced by Tesla’s former executive

2 mins read

The FINANCIAL — Nike’s first-ever chief diversity and inclusion officer, as well as 18-year veteran of Nike Kellie Leonard has stepped down. Felicia Mayo, who joined Nike last year will replace Leonard. In 2018, When Leonard was appointed as Nike’s chief diversity officer, the company was working to change its male-dominated culture after complaints of bullying and sexist behavior…