Roger Moreano is the Founder & President of Bridges 4 Justice, LLC. – a diversity & inclusion organization which conducts Organizational Leadership, LGBTQ and Anti-Racism training for schools.
Roger is a former Assistant Dean of Students and Director of Equity and Inclusion at Carthage College in Kenosha, Wisconsin. He arrived at Carthage after spending 12 years as the Director of Intercultural Student Affairs at Elmhurst College in the suburbs of Chicago, Illinois, USA.
He worked in Higher Education from 1997 to 2021 and is extraordinarily passionate about diversity, equity & inclusion work, social justice advocacy, college student development and organizational leadership development.
Roger has been an active, impactful and accessible public speaker on these issues and in 2016 launched Bridges 4 Justice, LLC. - an independent consulting business designed to train and educate teachers & professionals in K-12 education, non-profit organizations, businesses and corporations on how to create greater equity and meet the ever-evolving challenges of diversity and inclusion in our organizations.
Since 2007, Roger has also served as a Co-Lead Facilitator for LeaderShape, Inc. a nationally acclaimed leadership organization that provides participants with a transformative six-day leadership program for college students centered on values and leading with integrity.
Roger also served on the Village of Gurnee Diversity Steering Committee from 2005 to 2008. The committee was created to increase diversity in hiring practices for the village and address issues such as employee recruitment & retention and diversity training for all Village staff and elected/appointed officials. Roger also co-authored the Village of Gurnee diversity statement.
Roger is married to his partner, Maria and they have three high energy children - Zoe, Zachary and Alexandra. He says being a father and a husband have been, by far, the most rewarding experiences of his life!