Kelly Charles-Collins, CEO of HR Legally Speaking, LLC has the unique ability of making complicated, difficult, and sensitive topics approachable. Kelly is a powerhouse attorney, speaker and expert on disrupting unconscious bias, bystander intervention and workplace investigations. She uses her 20+ years of employment law expertise, intuitive perspective, and engaging personality to empower leaders to stay on the right side of the next #hashtag movement.
A sought-after authority around the country, Kelly expertly guides small businesses to Fortune 100 companies to grasp how unconscious bias and indifference can stifle opportunity, prevent people from reaching their full potential, and cause harmful professional, personal, and legal issues.
Kelly provides organizations and leaders practical tools to improve culture, promote diversity and inclusion, boost productivity and protect their people and profit.
She has also authored her book ACE Your Workplace Investigation: A Step-by-Step Guide for Avoiding Friction, Covering Your Assets, and Earning Employee Trust, delivered an award-winning TEDx Talk on The Bystander Effect: Why Some People Act and Others Don’t, and has been featured on television and radio and quoted in several publications.