After graduating Magna Cum Laude from Harvard, John received his PhD from the University of California at Berkeley. As a highly sought out speaker, John has appeared on CNBC, CNN and Marketplace on National Public Radio. John has taught at Yale University, University of California at Berkeley, New York University, Antioch College and the University of Pennsylvania.
Dr. John P. Fernandez is the author of ten books and has received critical acclaim as one of the world’s leading thinkers in the areas of leadership, teambuilding, diversity, childcare, elder care and human resources management.
Dr. Fernandez is the founder and president of Advanced Research Management Consultants Global, LLC. Prior to founding ARMC Global, John worked for 15 years at AT&T, becoming the first Black division level operations manager. Responsible for a division that had over 500,000 customers, John developed and enhanced processes for selling, construction, engineering, human resource management and technological innovation. Based on his extensive experience working with many corporate clients and issues, John has written and produced more than 36 videos on human resource management, leadership, cross cultural teams, Diversity and Proactive Inclusion®, and GlobalTREEsm from a global perspective. He has written and developed e-learnings for Bank of America, Citi, GlaxoSmithKline, and Lucent.