Adonica Black

Attorney | Global Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion | Board of Directors | International Keynote Speaker, LexisNexis Legal & Professional

Diversity & Inclusion, Women Empowerment
Employee Engagement, Employee Engagement
Adonica Black


Adonica Black is the Director of Global Diversity and Inclusion for LexisNexis Legal & Professional. Her experience includes working with clients globally to strategically build a culture of inclusion where people can live to their full potential and organizations realize an advantage in business.

Adonica has a Juris Doctor from the George Washington University Law School and a Bachelor of Arts from Duke University.

In her personal time, Adonica sits on Duke University’s Global Board of Directors, is Chair of the Women’s Forum, and leads the Women of Color Coalition for Duke Alumni. Adonica is also an avid traveler, as she enjoys the exploration of international relations and cultures, and has visited over 35 countries. Adonica’s legal, professional, and volunteership experience evidences that she is passionate about justice, equity, and advancing all with a particular focus on those who experience the nexus between being a woman and a person of color.