Chief Diversity Officer at Year Up and National Site Director
Belinda Stubblefield joined Year Up in July 2013 as Executive Director of the Atlanta site. She was promoted in 2015 to National Site Director, responsible for 5 sites in the Southeast Region. The Chief Diversity Officer role was added to her responsibilities in 2016.
Prior to Year Up, Stubblefield was an entrepreneur and partnered with Paradies to operate retail stores in Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. She also owned and managed WineStyles Cascade, a retail wine store in Southwest Atlanta.
Prior to becoming an entrepreneur, Stubblefield spent 18 years in corporate roles. She was an officer of Delta Air Lines and held leadership roles in Marketing, Sales, Customer Service and Global Diversity. She began her career in sales at IBM and continued on to marketing at Procter & Gamble and Nestlé.
Stubblefield is a member of the International Women’s Forum. Previously, she served as Board Chair for CredAbility and Vice Chair of the Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau. She has also served on the Boards of Leadership Atlanta, The Herndon Foundation and the Piedmont Park Conservancy. She was named “Woman of the Year” by the Atlanta Business League and “Executive of the Year” by the Georgia Minority Supplier Development Council.
Stubblefield holds a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics Applied Science from UCLA and an MBA from Harvard Business School.Read More