Nelly Rodriguez

Dr. Nelly Rodriguez

Organizational Leadership and

Business Communications Expert

Dr. Nelly Rodriguez has over 17 years of management experience developing and implementing award-winning business development and marketing programs for progressive organizations in the financial services and education fields.  Dr. Rodriguez is truly passionate about education. She is a coveted corporate trainer and enjoys traveling nationwide facilitating professional development workshops including Leadership, Communications for Success, Negotiation Skills, Creative Thinking, Navigating the Workplace, and other timely topics. She has been a faculty member at California State University-Los Angeles since 2005, teaching High Performance Management, Business Ethics, and Business Communications. Also, during the last 12 years, she has taught Ethics, Interpersonal/Intercultural, and Business Communications courses at University of Phoenix, Victor Valley College, Citrus College, and Los Angeles Harbor College.  Dr. Nelly Rodriguez is also an expert grant writer and has helped local community colleges secure multi-million dollar grants designed to expand access to education and to support student success. Her academic background includes a doctorate in Organizational Leadership from Pepperdine University, and M.A. and B.A. Degrees in Communication Studies from California State University-Los Angeles