Keara Mascareñaz is Partner at August Public. She focuses on human-centered ways of working and how to scale a culture of inclusion, learning, and innovation in large, complex systems. Keara has supported org-wide change across sectors, working with everyone from agile start-ups to historic, bureaucratic institutions. She believes diverse teams are better teams and that we all deserve joy and choice. Keara is author of The New Team Habits and the toolkit creator for The NEW School Rules: 6 Practices for Thriving and Responsive Schools. She lives in Denver with her husband and succulents.