Welcome to Amber Picou Consulting.
Dr. Amber Picou-Broadnax is an educator, community organizer and consultant on women and girls issues. She has provided education, resources and programs to women in prison, on college campuses, in high schools, and in her local community. Dr. Amber has presented at several local and national conferences on various women's issues, such as women of color in leadership, Hip Hop Feminism, bystander intervention and ethnic identity development among female leaders. She is the former director of a college campus women’s center, based in southern California and is former Co-Director of the Women’s Center for Healing & Transformation in Abita Springs, Louisiana.
Currently, she leads Amber Picou Consulting which offers several programs for women, girls, boys and young men. Additionally, she is Co-Director of The Collective Steps Project, a non-profit focused on the mental health and wellness of Black women and girls in St. Tammany and Orleans Parishes.
She is active and holds positions in several organizations, such as the Covington NAACP, Tallow Creek HOA, Jack and Jill of America, Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Louisiana Professional Women's Association, and the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution where she serves as the Louisiana State Vice Chair, and Chapter Chair of Women's Issues.
Dr. Amber is trained as a Title IX investigator, foster parent trainer and etiquette teacher for youth and adults. She holds a masters and doctorate in Organizational Development and Leadership. Dr. Amber also has a BA in Social Science and a secondary teaching credential.
In her spare time, Dr. Amber volunteers by leading organizational development projects for non-profits, researching her family lineage, and crocheting afghans for friends and family. Dr. Amber lives with her husband, youngest daughter, and two dog in Covington, Louisiana. Dr. Amber's oldest daughters live in California and Nevada.
In her workshops, participants engage in thoughtful conversations and empowering activities that have personal and professional value.