We strong global leaders
We are GSA
We define global leaders as professionals and social entrepreneurs who are leading and operating in international settings with a great understanding of building multicultural bridges.
Who We Are.
Global Strategists Association was founded in 2013 by Appreccia D. Faulkner to increase global engagement of Blacks as well as build out platforms for thought leaders to engage and share.
Appreccia D. Faulkner
Board Of Directors
Chicago City Colleges
Director of Operations/Events
We provide a space and platform for today's leaders to share innovative ideas and strategies about today's most pressing national and international issues.
A commitment to exposing our members to international business opportunities and engagement.
We encourage spaces and places that include Black thought leaders as experts in the global community.
We work with foreign governments, international NGO's and business's to provide cultural and business exchanges for participants.
According to the latest statistics highlighted in an article by the Washington Post dated May 18, 2015, 82 percent of Foreign Service officers (the commissioned career officers serving in embassies and consulates abroad as well as some policy positions stateside) are white. Seven percent are Asian American, 5.4 percent are African American, and 5 percent are Latino.