Renowned for her creativity, productivity, and generosity, Keyana Marshall stands as a dedicated leader of color within the nonprofit sector. Serving as the CEO and Principal Consultant of MINNIE SOLUTIONS AND EVENTS, her consultancy agency empowers nonprofit organizations with human support, resources, and services, ensuring impactful and sustainable outcomes.
Keyana holds a B.A. in Communication with a specialization in PR and Advertising. With a rich background as an arts administrator and development professional, she brings unwavering passion and commitment to achieving top-tier results in her endeavors. Guided by values of inclusivity, creativity, curiosity, collaboration, and optimism, her 14 years of nonprofit leadership promise to fortify organizational structures and generate purposeful impact.
Throughout her impressive career, Keyana has collaborated with esteemed organizations such as the Joffrey Ballet, Harris Theater for Music and Dance, Tony Award-winning Goodman Theatre, Lyric Opera of Chicago, and Tony Award-winning Dallas Theater Center, among others.
Keyana Marshall has achieved notable recognition and milestones throughout her career, underscoring her impactful contributions in the field. In 2020-2021, she distinguished herself as the Arts and Culture Leader of Color Fellow, a prestigious acknowledgment bestowed by Americans for the Arts. Subsequently, in 2023, Keyana demonstrated her leadership prowess by participating in the American Express Leadership Academy, a program facilitated by Common Purpose. Her commitment to advancing diversity and empowerment was further underscored by her participation in the 2023 Black Women in Nonprofit Leadership program, organized by Connections Multiplied, Too.
Her agency, MINNIE SOLUTIONS AND EVENTS, has played a pivotal role in offering consultation, event production, and exceptional fundraising support to notable entities like Dementia Care Warriors, BTAY Foundation, Michelle N. Gibson, and many others.
Keyana Marshall’s commitment to nonprofits extends beyond her professional achievements, embodying a personal mission to give back and uplift others and fueled by a deep-rooted passion for making a positive impact.Keyana Marshall exemplifies a leader who not only excels in her field but also embodies the true spirit of philanthropy, leaving an indelible mark on the nonprofit landscape.