From Turning Pages: Whitney Mestelle, a DEI strategist, speaker, social entrepreneur and the Co-Founder & Executive Director of Inclusive Idaho, reads from The Last Stop on Market Street, written by Matt De La Pena and illustrated by Christian Robinson.
Inclusive Idaho is focused on building inclusion and belonging for underrepresented, underserved and minoritized Idahoans. In addition to helping build Inclusive Idaho Whitney is the co-owner of Equity Candle Co, a small batch candle company with a
mission to provide quality candles while elevating & building equity in Idaho and beyond.
Her previous work includes non-profit leadership, professional athletics management, higher education, marketing, and track & field coaching. Whitney earned dual Bachelor of Science degrees from Missouri Southern State University in Mass Communication & Public Relations, is certified in DEI, Gender & Sexuality, and Anti-Racism. She also spent a year in legal education at the University of Idaho School of Law.