Meet the Team



Luke Whitehead: A diversity and inclusion (D&I) professional, facilitator, motivational speaker, and author who graduated with a degree in Communications from the University of Louisville. Luke launched Mixed Nation Inc. in 2010 and has accumulated an online following of over 500,000 supporters, as well as a successful website and online store. Luke recently graduated from Cornell University’s D&I Professionals Certificate Program. He has dedicated his life to being a global ambassador for diversity, inclusion, and equity. 



Michelle Ignacio, Lead Creative Director: A graphic design expert with more than 10 years of experience. Michelle has helped hundreds of businesses bring their vision to life. She has also worked with an award-winning design firm. She helps capture the visual essence of our multicultural movement.




Dr. James Calleroz White: Dr. Calleroz White attended Harvard University where he earned a B.A. in Government in 1995 and an M.Ed. in Administration, Planning, and Social Policy in 2001. He also earned his Ed.D. In Educational Leadership, Teaching, and Administration from Arizona State University in 2012.

Dr. Calleroz White currently serves as a Faculty member for the Diversity Leadership Institute run by the National Association of Independent Schools. Dr. Calleroz White specializes in teaching cross-cultural communication, intercultural conflict styles, and managing and leading diverse organizations. Dr. Calleroz White also presents, lectures, and provides professional development for schools and organizations throughout the United States.