Dr. McManus serves as Executive Director of Rootstrong, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization which focuses on student success and multicultural leadership development.


Rootstrong offerings include:

     - Rootstrong Campus

     - The Rootstrong Fellowship

     - The WPC Leadership Institute


To learn more, and contribute to Rootstrong, please visit the Rootstrong website for more information.


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Dr. McManus serves as Vice President for Diversity & Inclusion and Senior Associate at the Kingston Bay Group (KBG).


KBG is a coaching, consulting and search firm serving the field of education - P12 and higher education. The firm specializes in Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) and leadership development.


To learn more, please visit the Kingston Bay Group website for more information.


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"The Diversity Calling is a compelling read. The nine autoethnographic stories told in this book illustrate the immense joy and inevitable pain associated with discovering and embracing one's unique identity."

- Price Cobb, Author of Black Rage


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