Anita Foeman is a Professor of Communication Studies at West Chester University. She received her PhD from Temple University in 1982 in Communication with a concentration in Organizational Communication. Dr. Foeman’s scholarly work explores various aspects of a diverse society including technology and diversity and multicultural families and people. For the past decade her work as examined identity based on new ancestry DNA data. The work has received coverage in The Washington Post, Here & Now on NPR, the BBC News Hour and local news coverage. She has extensive publications, presentations, and professional trainings to her credit. Dr. Foeman provides consulting for organizations related to organizational leadership, conflict, and diversity.