Zina’s mission is to create inviting, intentional and inclusive healing spaces for individuals to
achieve mental wellness while creating pathways for success for individuals from
underrepresented communities. She has over 25 years of combined experience in the private
sector and in behavioral health care. Her expertise includes strategic planning, multicultural
marketing, multi-cultural program development, licensing, and accreditation. She has held
senior leadership positions for national and global behavioral health care companies where she
has served as Executive Director and in Senior Marketing and Business Development roles.
As a Certified Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Executive, Zina collaborates with organizations to
create an integrated DEI strategy to align with their mission and values with the goal of having
inclusive environments for their staff and clients. Zina is a global speaker on topics related to
Cultural Competency and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Behavioral Healthcare.
Zina holds a Master’s in Social Work degree with a concentration in Administration from
Fordham University and a Bachelor of Social Work degree from Rutgers University.