Milagros is a keynote speaker. She develops and facilitates customized seminars and programs for the private and corporate sectors. She is working on her third book, RACE & THE 8 STAGES OF HEALING, which will be published in 2017. She is the author of 11 REASONS TO BECOME RACE LITERATE: A pocket guide to a new conversation and 8 ESSENTIALS TO A RACE CONVERSATION and Manual to a New Dialogue, specializes in transforming relationships between people of different backgrounds, by using a powerful approach that leaves participants empowered and hopeful. Her program, RACE DEMYSTIFIED AND THE HEALING PROCESS has been presented for more than 15 years to Fortune 100 Companies, colleges, universities and communities throughout the US.
Milagros’ three-part approach to a race conversation became the foundation for CCR. She also co-facilitated the program for three years. This program assisted members of Congress in crafting a productive conversation about Race leading to community action and collaboration.
Milagros was the Founding Executive Director of “The National Resource Center for the Healing of Racism.” She has served as Expert in Residence for the W.K. Kellogg Foundation. Michigan State University uses her part of her Transformation, Race, and Healing program, to train their diversity facilitators. The Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) includes Race Demystified, as part of their certification curriculum. Milagros trained over one thousand employees, executive staff and board members at a Fortune 100 Insurance Company. Milagros has more than 25 years of facilitation experience and is fluent in Spanish.