International Award-Winning Author and Inspirational Speaker Seconde Nimenya is Passionate About Encouraging People With an Inspiring Message, Full of Fresh Insights and Perspectives. 

In her work, Seconde bridges the gaps between race, culture, leadership and education. She gives presentations on diversity and leadership in the workplace and educational systems, using the principles of Brave Space.

Before coming to the United States of America, Nimenya lived in Canada for more than 10 years, where she obtained a bachelor’s degree in business administration with a major in finance, and in the U.S.A, she received an MBA. Expert on Diversity Leadership and Evolving Through Adversity, Award-Winning Author and Noted Motivational Speaker, Seconde Nimenya is one of the most sought-after motivational speakers of our times. Her message on evolving through adversity and improving yourself to fulfill to your full potential is one that resonates with people all around the world. She shares life-changing interactive presentations and keynotes that inspire change, sparks the mind to think differently, and accelerate personal and professional growth.

Her TEDx Talk on Race and other Identity Constructs, titled “We Are Not All That Different” continues to inspire people worldwide on how to bridge the gaps between our diverse and multicultural communities. In this talk, Nimenya makes the case that at our very core, humans are far more alike than different. Her first book, “Evolving Through Adversityis an inspirational memoir in which Nimenya shares a leadership roadmap to embracing change for individuals and business leaders; offering strategies that she condensed in A Leader’s Companion Workbook to Evolving Through Adversity, to grow personally and professionally.

Her second book, “A Hand To Holdis an inspirational fiction novel of love, healing and redemption, in which Seconde Nimenya parallels fiction with real life events. In that regard, she writes about stories and characters we can all relate to and learn from. Her fourth book is “A Long Way to School,” an inspirational memoir for young readers on how to overcome the challenges in life, being your best and never giving up.

Nimenya’s latest and fifth book is UNLOCKING DIVERSITY , a timely and thought-provoking book that challenges assumptions and the status quo on the topics of race, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and our communities.

Seconde Nimenya gives keynotes, workshops and lectures in various organizations including world-class colleges and universities around the world, and is a sought after motivational speaker and trainer to give presentations and training to organizational leaders, educators, as well as community groups on the topic of diversity leadership.


Awards and Recognitions 

In 2017, Nimenya was honored with the “Seeds Of Hope Award” by RESULTS for her work in sharing a message of tolerance and bridging the gaps between our diverse and multicultural communities.

In 2019, Nimenya also received the “Bold and Resilient Business Award” honoring her for her work and contributions in inspiring leadership  resilience and bridging the gaps between diverse and multicultural communities.

Nimenya has been featured in various media outlets such as TV and Radio Shows, Magazines and Newspapers in the United States and around the world.

To invite her to speak at your next event, send an email to: info@SecondeNimenya.com or fill out this Contact Form