Issac M. Carter

Dr. Issac M. Carter is an executive leadership coach, critical educator, leadership and organizational consultant, practitioner, and facilitator. He helps individuals, institutions, and system leaders and teams understand, embrace, and leverage our shared humanity by developing emotionally and culturally agile individuals, organizations, and systems. His Afrocentric approach to education, training, and coaching extends beyond the colonized frameworks of diversity, equity, inclusion, and leadership to prioritize reclaiming our shared humanity and realizing our collective potential. Core to his approach is intercultural analysis, indigenous and cultural ways of knowing, collective knowledge production, and emotional and cultural wealth and wellbeing. Dr. Carter is an author and co-editor of Unhooking from Whiteness (2021) and an upcoming book examining the need for emotional and cultural intelligence in higher education: EQ Goes to College (2023).