Aaysha Noor is a sought-after speaker and facilitator of equity and inclusion. She brings professional expertise and also her lived experiences and community work that demonstrate her dedication to lifting up underrepresented and marginalized voices. As head of diversity, equity and inclusion at The Giant Company, she is responsible for strategizing DEI initiatives to build a culture of inclusion and belonging across all aspects of organizational work and also supporting communities in equitable ways. She works collaboratively across functions to build and sustain an inclusive workplace, workforce, and marketplace, to drive innovation, and better serve the diverse needs of all neighbors. She also provides support and advice for diverse recruitment and retention, inclusive communication, and diverse representation in marketing to reflect the communities with intentional and consistent efforts.
A social justice advocate who is passionate about women’s empowerment, she also serves on several nonprofit boards and committees to bridge the gap and help form inclusive policies and practices. As a servant leader passionately serving our shared communities, Aaysha has received several recognitions acknowledging her work and efforts in making a positive impact in the organization, industry and communities at large. Most recently she was selected as a Woman of Influence in the food industry by The Griffin Report and DEI Champion Awardee by the National Diversity Council.