Juanita Banks-Whittington is an award-winning children’s book author, Army veteran, social worker, and diversity practitioner with extensive experience. Holding a BS in Business Administration and an MSW in Mental Health, she is certified in Equal Employment Opportunity, Diversity and Inclusion, and Mediation. As a seasoned professional, she has completed various military and federal leadership programs, leveraging her diverse background to effectively educate others on mental health, wellness, and diversity.