The Power of Diversity and Inclusion in Storytelling

Knatokie Ford, Ph.D., is helping build tools to quantify the value of accurate representation in media

By Emma Phipps

Knatokie Ford, Ph.D., former senior policy adviser in the Obama White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and current STEM and entertainment engagement adviser to the ANA’s #SeeHer initiative, discusses the power that diversity and inclusiveness bring to storytelling; the importance of portraying women in TV, film, and advertising as they are; and more.