Melanie Muñoz is a huge proponent of changing the way corporations, governments, and other organizations do
business by being more inclusive. Melanie is a Diversity and Inclusion Consultant & Strategic Partnerships Manager at
The Kaleidoscope Group (KG), a full-service Diversity and Inclusion consulting firm based out of Chicago. The
Kaleidoscope Group’s vision as an organization is to Free the Human Potential. This is at the core of what they do every
day. At The Kaleidoscope Group, they live their work and ensure that each of their staff and associates are able to give
to their full potential.
At KG, Melanie specializes in Strategic Partnerships, Business Development and Facilitation by engaging with her
clients to develop and execute on strategic solutions as it relates to diversity, inclusion, recruitment, talent
development, leadership and culture. These solutions are tailored to support an organization’s mission and goals.
Some of the clients that she has had the pleasure of working with include L-Brands, Milwaukee Brewers, Capital One,
Madison Square Garden, Ulta Beauty, Major League Baseball and more.
Aside from her role at KG, she also sits as the President of Prospanica Chicago an association of Latino business
professionals, a member of the Illinois Diversity Council and is also a recent graduate of the Mujeres de HACE program,
a women’s program geared toward high-potential Latina professionals to succeed professionally through
development, mentorship, and coaching. Her board involvement has allowed her to raise funds for Latino
advancement programs and help lead Prospanica’s annual Summer Enrichment Program which provides professional
development and college readiness for black and Latino high school students in the Chicagoland area. Melanie was
recently named one of Chicago’s 40 Latinos under 40, highlighting her achievements in the community and as an up
and coming Diversity leader in Chicago.