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Award Winning Expert Engagement Strategist

  • 2021 American Express Founder of Change
  • 2021 ATHENA Award YP Nominee
  • Small Business Innovation Award First Prize - Mastercard x Bank of America 
In the Press:
Nashville Business Journal
Essence Magazine
WE USA Magazine
Yahoo News
Nashville Voyager
Launch Engine
Black Enterprise

Meet Domonique Townsend

TEDx Speaker, Employee Engagement Expert, Engineer, Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt, Author 

Domonique, founder and CEO of We Optimize Work is an Industrial Engineer, Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt and TEDx Speaker with 16 years of experience in corporate, manufacturing and service industries. We Optimize Work, based in Nashville, TN is a consulting firm that partners with leaders to create strategies that empowers their team to develop their own plans and actions to reach key goals. 


Domonique has achieved the highest level of mastery and applied skilled experts in Lean Six Sigma, Project and Change Management and has partnered with fast-growth startups to Fortune 10 companies utilizing her expertise and experience. 


Domonique currently serves on the board at Purpose Preparatory Academy and WBENC NextGEN Advisory Council. She enjoys spending her time outside of consulting with her husband and 4 beautiful children whom she calls "The Townsend Crew". Domonique also enjoys writing and painting in her free time. 


Fun fact: If given the opportunity, Domonique would be a backup dancer for Beyonce´!

Watch Domonique Speak: 

How To Win In Continuous Improvement And Workplace Innovation
Your Authenticity Brings Impact and Influence In Work and Life with Domonique Townsend
TEDx Talk: Working Mothers: The Solution for a New Work Progression
Optimize Your Business Operations with Domonique Townsend

"Working with Domonique was transformative and impactful. She was able to draw participation at a level that is rarely achieved in the workplace." 
- R. Beck, VP, Corporate Office Leader

Domonique Townsend Testimonials

"Domonique's entire presentation was fantastic and helpful! Favorite moments: defining DARE, give yourself grace, define your business intention(s), Six Sigma knowledge in action!"

[Optimize Your Business Operations]


"Domonique was a dynamic and energetic speaker - very enjoyable and informative session!"

[How Your Authenticity Brings Impact and Influence]


"Domonique has such a great uplifting presence! The energy and honesty of the speaker really helped me connect with her insight."

[TEDx Talk: Working Mothers: The Solution For A New Work Progression]


"Navigating this pandemic has been a challenge for many, and we are glad to have you share in our mission by providing such valuable resources and support. I have DARE on a post-it note as a reminder -- Domonique gave such excellent advice."

[Women's History Month Keynote]

"Domonique helped our team to look at how we work. Her insight led us to work more collaboratively as a hybrid team than we were in-person."

[How to Win In Continuous Improvement and Workplace Innovation]


Be a leader who is one step ahead in creating a work approach that improves collaboration, productivity and satisfaction.  

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