Cheryl Poinsette Brown
Cheryl Poinsette Brown is an attorney and human resources consultant providing custom solutions and advice to individuals, managers and organization leaders in government, non-profit organizations and private industry. She also provides negotiation and conflict resolution services to individuals and organizations, in both the private and public sectors. Her conflict resolution practice is focused on mediation.
Cheryl’s early career was as a California attorney, in private practice with a major law firm, then with a city attorney’s office and finally in a corporate legal department, all as litigation counsel. Later, she moved into corporate human resources, eventually becoming an SVP responsible for all manner of functions and initiatives, including:
From there she relocated to Atlanta, Georgia where she established her mediation and consulting practice in 2006, providing:
Cheryl is a graduate of Harvard Law School, with an undergraduate B.A. degree from Howard University. She also has certifications in Workplace Conflict Management & Alternate Dispute Resolution from Cornell University, School of Industrial and Labor Relations, and Executive Human Resources from the University of Michigan.
Cheryl remains a member of the Bar of California and of Georgia. These days, she resides in Denver, Colorado where she is looking forward to continuing her evolving career, enjoying empty nester life with her husband and two adult children and finding new, meaningful community connections.