Dr. Marlene Fuller is a passionate advocate for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. She challenges biases, leads business resource groups, and facilitates DEI training as a senior consultant with Top Line HR. Dr. Fuller is the pastor of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Mechanicsville, VA. She is the owner and director of LEAP, LLC where she provides counseling, spiritual direction, and life coaching to individuals and small groups. Dr. Fuller graduated from The College of William and Mary with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Theatre/Speech, an MBA from Averett University, a Master of Divinity from the Samuel DeWitt Proctor School of Theology at Virginia Union University (STVU) and earned a Doctor of Ministry in Formational Counseling from Ashland Theological Seminary. With more than 20 years in the financial servicing industry, she is a project management professional and certified scrum master at Citizens Bank.