Dr. Joni Carley is a partner at BridgesGlobal.net where she applies her expertise in values-driven leadership and cultural development at the United Nations where her activities include Vice Chair of the UN Coalition for Global Citizenship 2030; member of the UN NGO Major Groups Policy & Advocacy Cluster and UN NGO Major Groups Commons Cluster, and of the UN Committee of Religious Non-Governmental Organizations, and UN Committee on Spirituality, Values & Global Concerns as well as the UN Spiritual Caucus.
Her doctorate in The Reinvention of Work, and her consulting practice with private and public sector leaders, focus on creating values-centric systems. Joni uses data-based methodologies to support development of transformative ideas into inspired actions to ensure that activities are measured and managed in in such a way that they effect deep, systemic, quantifiable change.
Author - Paper: The Case for a Values-Driven United Nations; Books: Stepping Stones to Success, Vol 1, and The Alchemy of Power - the intangible aspects of leadership, to be released by Post Hill Press, Winter, 2019.
As an interfaith minister, she helps transcend religious and spiritual divisions by creating inter-spiritual programs based on that which is unique in each of us and common to all.
“People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.”
- MARCUS AURELIUS