Business Beyond magazine has named Joe Machicote, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer (CDIO) of Premier, Inc., to its 10 Most Influential D&I Leaders, 2022 list.
As Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer (CDIO) of Premier, Inc., Joseph Machicote fosters and formalizes a culture of diversity, inclusion, and belonging, within the business, and represents Premier as its spokesperson on issues pertaining to diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging.
Joe serves as the organizational leader to drive the development, implementation, and integration of best practices, resources, and trends to increase diversity, equity, inclusion, and cultural proficiency.
He is also involved in developing a broad and far-reaching vision and strategic plan, in collaboration with the CEO, Executive Team, SVP of People, and other stakeholders across the company.
Along with being an outstanding professional speaker and author, Joe is also a personal leadership coach. He is passionate about community service, and has chaired several community boards, following his passion for education, nutrition, culture, mental health, diversity and inclusion, and the advancement of underprivileged and at-risk individuals.
My word to describe me is “intentional”. The vision I see for this company, in my head, can only be achieved by taking an intentional step toward that vision every day. - Joe Machicote