Ronnie Dickerson Stewart
Vice President Group Director of Talent Engagement & Inclusion, DigitasLBi
Ronnie Dickerson Stewart is Vice President Group Director of Talent Engagement & Inclusion at DigitasLBi. In her role she leads DigitasLBi’s Diversity, Inclusion and Corporate Social Responsibility practice across North America. Additionally, Ronnie is Co-Chair of the 4A’s (American Association of Advertising Agencies) Diversity Steering Committee.
As DigitasLBi’s North American Diversity and Inclusion leader, she has been the architect of the agency’s inclusion strategy. In her day-to-day work she’s creating and executing against an inclusion framework for the agency’s business, talent and culture.
Prior to her current role, Ronnie spent 11 years working in media across Chicago’s leading agencies including FCB Chicago, Starcom Mediavest Group and Burrell Communications. Prior to transitioning to her current role, she was Vice President/Media Director on the Sprint business at DigitasLBi.
Ronnie has a passion for people, and a commitment to mentorship education, growth, and development. She mentors men and women from all backgrounds across the advertising and tech industries. She has delivered guest lectures on digital, media and multicultural marketing for DePaul University, University of Chicago, Columbia College Chicago, and Northwestern University.
Ronnie’s most cherished roles are wife to Christopher, and #MamaBear to her son, Carter!
When she isn’t working, wife-ing or mom-ing, she’s helping others navigate the ad and tech industries, or their careers as a certified Career Management and Executive Leadership Coach via her consultancy The Dickerson Stewart Group.