Arizona Alliance of Black

School Educators

ShaRae Kalian is a researcher, public speaker and consultant on psychological, social and behavioral influences. She has spent the past decade studying human behavior, and cross-cultural communication. Her topics promote an understanding of what culture is, an individual’s perspective of his or her unique identity, and seeks sensible ways of solving human problems. Sharae has a Masters degree in Education/ Social Psychology and is the author of Dismantle Racism: Rehumanize Cross-Cultural Curriculum with Elements of Social Psychology. In 2014, she founded NuWay Thinking Project on Race, Identity and Social and Health Issues, an online platform working to remove cultural barriers and biases surrounding race and ethnicity through public education.