Overcoming MediocrityLIMITLESS WOMEN
“Unleashed Vitality, Now and Forever” is Gladys’ promise for the world. She is the Founder and Owner of Unitivity, Inc., bringing 30 years of strategic visioning and stewardship to deliver excellence to her client’s vision and mission.
In 2008, Gladys secured the CFRE credential from Certified Fundraising Executive International. In 2010, she earned an MBA in Entrepreneurship and Managing Innovation – Summa cum Laude (Illinois). Twenty years earlier, she earned her BA in marketing and economics from Baldwin-Wallace College (Ohio).
She is certified in Diversity Intelligence and a Certified Volunteer Administrator. She is a graduate of Landmark Education’s Curriculum for Living Program, The Wisdom Global Power and Contribution Program, and The Team, Management, and Leadership Program. She served as a Coach in the LE International Discourse Project.
Gladys is an Order of Preacher Associate of the Dominican Sisters of Peace. She is a multi-medium artist and a Latina single parent of proud blended heritage children.
In 2021, Gladys returned to her hometown after living in Chicago for 13 years. She was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, of Puerto Rican descent. She is bilingual in English and Spanish. She is the first in her family to graduate from college. She was the First Latina school board member for the Cleveland Municipal School District and representative on the National Council of Great City Schools. She completed two fellowships with The Broad Institute for School Boards on school system reform.
Gladys is an effective leader and has served on numerous boards. Her work and volunteer experience include design and execution of strategic plans, conferences, programs and events resulting in record-breaking fundraising; increased public and private partnerships; recognition of corporate volunteerism; award-winning parental engagement; recognition of “Hispanic Women of the Year;” and, facilitated hundreds of individuals completing leadership development programs.
Are you living a life from innate gift(s)? If you have the will to thrive, Gladys will help Ignite Your Light!
Gladys Santiago, CFRE, MBA, DIO, CVA, OPA and PPBHC
Finding Your Limitless Inner Heroine
Gladys story is about connecting to the Eternal. Our spiritual being has been assigned to experience humanity. Sage wisdom is clear that suffering need not be a death sentence. How do we navigate our journey? How do we discern the truth from what we have impregnated with meaning? How do we win over the threats to shine our unique light in the world? Her story is about how Gladys Santiago discovered the font of Limitless hope. It is about powerfully setting up a community to help protect and unleash our inner moxie and gracefully never letting it go.
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