Yolanda is the Founder and President of CulturaLink, a company that helps organizations better connect to diverse communities through essential multicultural services in the areas of Cultural Consulting, Cultural Training, Language Services and Bilingual/Diversity staffing. Working for CulturaLink, Yolanda has developed numerous programs bridging cultural gaps within the workforce and integrating diverse staff and customers from different cultures.

Born in the Dominican Republic, Ms. Robles and her family emigrated to the U.S. when she was a small child and quickly assimilated to the culture and local community where she served as an interpreter and cultural navigator for her family. Her personal and professional experiences in education and training laid the foundation for her desire to dedicate her life working on diversity issues to increase the level of cultural competence in U.S. companies. She is a member of the Joint Commission's Long Term Care/Assisted Living Advisory Council, National Forum for Latino Healthcare Executives, American Hospital Association's Institute for Diversity in Health Management, among other recognized health care organizations.

Speaker Topics

  • Future of Health Care
  • Performance Improvement
  • Strategic Planning

Speaker Type

  • Breakout Presenter
  • Keynote Presenter
  • Presentation Moderator