Chief Diversity Officer, TBWA\North America
Aliah Berman is the Chief Diversity Officer of TBWA\North America. She’s responsible for leading the vision, strategy and execution of TBWA’s diversity, equity and inclusion efforts across the collective, working in partnership with the company’s North American offices and parent company Omnicom.
Throughout her career, Aliah has demonstrated a passion for and successful track record of driving growth and positive change in her teams and organizations. She has a strong commitment to leveraging diversity as an advantage, addressing specific challenges facing underrepresented groups and ensuring equity in opportunity for all individuals.
Previously, Aliah served as Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion for TBWA’s sister company, global experiential agency GMR Marketing, where she continues to serve as Chief Diversity Officer. In her role at GMR, Aliah has identified programs and initiatives aimed at bolstering diversity with GMR, created learning environments that built a culturally competent community. She’s also spearheaded change and culture management initiatives that aligned with the organization’s DEI strategy with business goals to enhance work outputs.
Prior to GMR Marketing, Aliah served as the Director of Diversity and Inclusion, Talent Acquisition at Advocate Aurora Health. She serves as the President of the Board of Directors for the Schlitz Audubon Nature Center and on the Advisory Board for NEWaukee. In addition, she is a member of TEMPO Milwaukee, a professional organization for women that aims to further the impact of women leaders in the community.
Aliah is a graduate of Xavier University and holds a J.D. from Marquette University Law School.