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Launched in 2013, CONSCIOUSLY EXPOSED CONSULTING  offer Consulting  to improve Cultural Intelligence in the community and  inclusion of African Immigrants Artists & entrepreneurs in business, Universities, in innovation space, more corporate social responsibility, and continue to increase sufficient venture capital to support African Immigrants Artists, Entrepreneurs, small business and owned starts up in Boston.  According to the Massachusetts Immigrants & Refugee Advocacy coalition, in the past Immigrant entrepreneurship in Massachusetts has produced impressive positive outcomes for the state’s finances as well as basic community service in the past. Companies founded by foreign-born residents created over 4,000 job ads and $7.6 billion in revenue. Additionally, immigrant entrepreneurs overly contribute to neighborhood revitalization and innovation in the high-tech and health science industries among small business owners and community residents in residential neighborhoods.  The company  work on services which are not costly and can be afforded easily by the customers. We have a vision to produce our services according to the customer needs



Credentials, Specialities & Professional Trainings:


Certified Boston Poet approved by the Mayor’s office of Arts and Culture and the Boston planning and Development Agency.

● Bachelor Degree in Human Service Management

● Master of Psychology concentration in behavioral Health ( March 2019).

● Professional Training in Creating and Maintaining Social Enterprises and fundamentals of starting and running a Business by the Mandela Washington D.C Fellowship for Young African Leaders launched by President Obama to support young African leaders.

● Professional Training in Community Residents Leadership, Organizing,  Advocacy  by NeighborWorks America and prevention institute

Professional Training in Building Intercultural Competence For Ministers Seminar by African American Affairs USCCB Secretariat of Cultural Diversity in the Church

● Professional Training in Drama: Expressions of Black Belief, Faith and Culture by  Institute for Black Catholic Studies Xavier University of Louisiana.

● 10 + Professional experience  in  Public Speaking, Performing Arts ,  Community Engagement  in multi-ethnic sensitivity in cross cultural interaction with communities of colors, African Diaspora communities on the model of the cultural competence and Diversity.

● 10 + Years Served as a volunteer Family and Youth Ministry Worker, Cultural Relevance in the Church -Workshop Presenter for the Archdiocese of Boston Office of Outreach and Cultural diversity.

● 10+ years experience in Youth Mentorship, Men of Color and Father Programs.

● 5 + Years of Clinical Professional Training in Therapeutic Mentoring, Therapeutic Coaching, Youth Mental Health First Aid

Specialties:

Presentation Skills, Master of Ceremony,  Facilitation and Liaison Skills, Community Advocacy Skills, Cultural Intelligence Coaching Skills, Community Organizing and Engagement Skills, Youth Development and Performing Arts skills (Spoken Word).











Milestones


September  2018

Boston Congolese Gala 2018 Community Service Award Winner.


Born in the Democratic Republic of Congo in Africa, Leonard Tshitenge's Poetry, Workshops, Coaching , Counsel and integrative approaches have foster:

Cultural Diversity in the Church, in Corporate Culture, in Building Healthy Communities, in University Public Engagement , in Behavioral Health Awareness, African Diaspora Engagement and Cultural Intelligence (CQ)


July 2018

Winner of Ajabu African Awards 2018 - African Youth Engagement Champion


March  2018

Nominated for Best African Community Organizer by the African New England Awards Association. 


July 2017

Certified Boston Poet approved by the Mayor’s office of Arts and Culture and The Boston Planning and Development Agency.


January 2017

WITH MAYOR WALSH, MAYOR OF BOSTON



January 2017

WITH CHARLIE BAKER, GOVERNOR OF MASSACHUSETTS. 

Mr. Tshitenge's Arts, Advocacy and consultancy work contributed to the signing of the Congo-Conflict Mineral bills signed by Gov. Charlie Baker. 



February 2016

With Todd Philip Haskell, Current United States Ambassador of the Republic of the Congo Brazzaville. 


JUNE 2016

ORGANIZED 1ST BOSTON AFRICAN ENTREPRENEURSHIP EXPO WITH SPECIAL GUEST MASSACHUSETTS ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT & INTERNATIONAL TRADE, MR. NAM PHAM 


APRIL 2018

" I LOVE YOUR WORK " 

HONORABLE AMBASSADOR OF THE AFRICAN UNION TO THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, DR. ARIKANA CHIHOMBORI-QUAO


Mr. Tshitenge is a member of The African Union, Constituency for Africa, Boston University and Harvard University and engaged with Dr. Arikana Chihombori-Quao, the African Union Ambassador to the United States of America to enabled powerful engagement to continue the diaspora work that he does in the Boston area and beyond.


SEPTEMBER 2018

PARTNERED WITH CITY AWAKE - A PROGRAM OF THE GREATER BOSTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE To highlight the experiences, challenges, and possibilities for millennials of color in the city of Boston.


MAY 2013-SEPTEMBER 2017

COMMUNITY BUILDING THROUGH ARTS - ENTREPRENEURSHIP - ADVOCACY 


Take your Leadership, your mindset  to the next level

L E T' S  W O R K  T O G E T H E R

Meet Our Team of Advisors

C.E. Consulting strives to deliver the tools and support that helps clients and communities grow with unparalleled 



success. Our  Team of advisors are specialists who have background in - Entrepreneurship, Commercial Banking, 



business laws, Infrastructure 



Development, Workforce Development, Waste management, Business Development, Community organizing, Social 


Impact.




Leonard Tshitenge 

Democratic Republic of Congo

CEO, Founder



The City of Boston has seen Mr. Tshitenge contributions grow for over 10 years a dynamic Poet, Speaker,  Community Builder, Coach-Consultant, Social Impact Entrepreneur, and a Youth mentor and leader, advocating for people of African descent in their local and international communities. He utilizes his unparalleled ability to inspire and bring people of all ethnic, religious, and economic backgrounds together in the interest of human rights, business development and social innovation.



Morjieta Derisier

 Haiti



Attorney Derisier is a native of Boston and currently resides in the South Shore. She is graduate of Suffolk University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology and a minor in business. In her current capacity Attorney Derisier is a Member of the Suffolk Lawyers for Justice, a criminal law panel that assists indigent residents in Suffolk County. HONORS AND AWARDS:

Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Competition – National Finalist


Hashim Siraji 

  Somalia



Originally from Somalia, He is one of the Co-Founder of Progressive African Network. Hashim is currently a technology entrepreneur, Co-Founder of a tech start-up based in Newton, MA and a long time Tech & Social entrepreneurs working in Start-ups, especially in Africa and Emerging Markets and created pathways for social and economical mobility 



Naomi Thompson

South Africa


Naomi Thompson is a social entrepreneur and qualified attorney with over 15 years of legal and business experience. Appointed as Chief of Staff for the Group COO of a Pan African Investment company, with subsidiaries in Africa, and the UK.

Born in the Democratic Republic of Congo in Africa, Leonard Tshitenge's Performing Arts, Coaching , Counsel and integrative approaches have foster:

  • Cultural Diversity in the Church, in Corporate Culture, in Building Healthy Communities, in University Public Engagement , in Behavioral Health Awareness
  •  African Diaspora Engagement.
  • Cultural Intelligence (CQ)

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Gweneth Job 

South Africa



Gweneth Job  have more than 15 years experience in high level marketing environment within the fast-moving consumer good (FMCG industry).She worked and travel into key countries in Africa, growing business, and brand presence. Gweneth was awarded the Best Employee of the Quarter by CLASSIC BEVERAGE Group, Nigeria in 2015 .


Gabriel Carter 

Liberia 



Economist. Commercial banking analyst in commercial banking and retail.

Gabriel holds a BSc. in Business Management from Cambridge College and Master of Science in Finance from Brandeis University, International Business School. 


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Chris Jackson 

Liberia 

President & Founder of SATSA the Sub-Saharan Africa Transnational Strategic

Alliance! Area of focus 

Agribusiness, Renew Energy, Infrastructure Development, Technology/Professional Business, Workforce development training


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John  Monteiro

Cape Verde 


Association of

Cape Verdean Businesses, Professionals and Investors throughout the Diaspora.

Association

promoting minority business development in construction and engineering in

public and private sector.


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Shimon Warden

Boston, MA  

Innovation & Sustainability Ex. Social Impact, Marketing, Tech, Capital & Economic Development. over 18 years experience in energy,

technology, sustainability, social impact, and entrepreneurship  and has in-depth

knowledge of systems, operations and implementation. 


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