Dr. Maurice A. Stinnett is Head of Global Equity, Diversity & Inclusion for Warner Music Group. In this role, Maurice spearheads the company’s equity initiatives, implementing tailored strategies and programs designed to cultivate a diverse and inclusive company culture. Maurice works closely with WMG’s People team on talent recruitment and development, and provides support to the company’s Executive Diversity & Inclusion Council as well as its various Employee Resource Groups.

Previously, Maurice served as Vice President of Diversity, Inclusion, and Culture at BSE Global, whose operations include the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets, the WNBA’s New York Liberty, and Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. Prior to that, he held posts as Vice President of University Engagement and Chief Diversity Officer at Cleveland State University; Dean of Students at Central State University; Vice President and Senior Director of Community Engagement and Education at CentroNia; Chairman of the White House Initiative, World Leadership Program; and Lead Organizer for Diversity and Education Initiatives at Prepare the Future Ohio.