Founder & President
Kendra is the Founder & President of We The People Consulting, LLC, a native-owned and operated advisory and management solutions consulting firm that specializes in developing vision, building strategy, and creating sustainable economic development and diversity plans for businesses and Tribal Nations.
As a member of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, Kendra has a passion for providing strategic solutions for Indian tribes, tribal & native owned businesses, as well as entrepreneurs, small businesses, and government sectors. Kendra has expertise in strategy, economic diversity, corporate development, operational excellence, high growth and turnarounds, and working with businesses and leaders who are positioned for growth and change.
Kendra previously served as a Partner in The Mettise Group, a management consulting firm. In addition to her role as Partner, she led the firm’s government services and human resources practices.
Before her time at The Mettise Group, Kendra spent more than 5 years in the Private Equity industry with Acorn Growth Companies. She served as a board member, Partner, and Vice President of Global Human Resources, eventually shifting to the Mergers and Acquisitions side of the business.
Kendra has been responsible for multi-site and multi-cultural workforces domestically, internationally, and in union and non-union environments. She has led transformational teams for publicly traded and private companies from start-ups to Fortune 100’s and 500’s in mature and emerging markets, both in high-growth and turnaround environments.
Kendra is an active Board of Directors member for Better Business Bureau (BBB) Oklahoma. She is also the Co-Founder and President of the Board of Directors for Matriarch, a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization.
She attended Oklahoma City University where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science with a minor in Pre-Law and was an active Phi Alpha Delta member.