Hines-Gaither Consulting, LLC
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Meeting all of your DEI needs!

Dr. Krishauna Hines-Gaither given the 2024 Woman of the Year Award for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Awarded by the Los Angeles Commission for Women and Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors

Krishauna Hines-Gaither, PhD

Dr. Krishauna Hines-Gaither is an award winning diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) consultant to top-rated clients. She holds a PhD in Cultural Studies from UNC-Greensboro. She is a prolific scholar who has published multiple books and articles on DEI and education. Her work has been featured in the Insider, on Black Entertainment Television and beyond. Dr. Hines-Gaither is the inaugural Vice President for Equity, Diversity and Justice at Mount Saint Mary's University, Los Angeles.  She serves as a DEI Advisor to the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) and serves on national and local boards. Before entering the field of DEI, she was an award-winning Spanish professor. Her latest book is The Antiracist World Language Classroom (Routledge, 2023). She is fueled by spending time with her husband, Julian, and son, Giovanni. She is originally from North Carolina, and currently resides in Los Angeles. She is guided by Proverbs 1:2-3 "That we may gain wisdom and discipline to do what is right (integrity), just (justice) and fair (equity)."

"Dr. Hines-Gaither is an experienced and outstanding diversity, equity, and
inclusion practitioner and scholar. I have the deepest admiration for how she delivers difficult, uncomfortable, but crucial conversations in such a manner that creates a Brave Space environment for all. She speaks truth to her work and creates spaces for others to speak their truths. I am honored and
privileged to call her a colleague and friend. Our profession is better because of
Dr. Hines-Gaither."

Dr. Robert Canida, II

Vice President of Inclusive Excellence, University of Lynchburg

About Us

Hines-Gaither Consulting, LLC works with clients throughout the United States. We offer a multitude of services to aid our clients in reaching their diversity, equity and inclusion goals.  Our team is comprised of some of the best content experts in the field. We ground our consultation in the latest research. We not only see our work as academic, but also spiritual. We hope that our warm touch and strategic approach will be the perfect match for your company.