Speaking & Workshops 


I’ve had the privilege of giving talks and workshops as well as coaching all over with folks such as the United Nations in Cyprus, imams and pastors in Texas, the Senate & Congress in Mexico City, tech entrepreneurs in Uganda and high school students in Las Vegas.


1. Startup Advisor 

  • I work closely with founding teams to help them move from idea to traction to funding. Note that I only work with companies that align with my values of building things that are good for people and the planet.

2. Workshop Facilitator

  • I facilitate hands-on, action-oriented workshops that help social-change organizations, leaders, teams and communities establish the necessary story, strategy and structure to make the world a better place.

3. Keynote Speaker

  • I’ve been speaking publicly for 18 years. I keynote events for religious communities, government agencies, schools, social businesses and nonprofits, among others.

4. One-On-One Coach

  • I enjoy working with individuals to help them breakthrough challenges and navigate valleys to ultimately work and live their their highest calling. If you think you would benefit from working together, feel free to reach out.

To inquire about my availability, contact me at josh@onimagroup.com.


Below are the topics I teach and use as a facilitator, speaker and coach:

  • Mobilizing Religious Communities for Multi-Faith Engagement
  • How To Build a Business that’s Good for People and the Planet
  • How to Find Your Calling
  • How to Make a Major Life Transition
  • Leadership: Organizing People, Power, Change*
  • Building Teams: Mobilizing Shared Structure*
  • Building Relationships: Mobilizing Shared Commitment*
  • Strategy: Turning Resources into Power*
  • Effective Action: Deploying Shared Responsibility*
  • Public Narrative: Mobilizing Shared Values (Story of Self, Us & Now)*
  • Coaching as a Leadership Practice*

*I had the privilege of working with Harvard professor Marshall Ganz, and this framework was originally developed by him and many of his fellows and colleagues.  


Mexican Senate, Mexico City, Mexico


Women Ambassadors Forum, San Antonio, Texas


Northowood Church, Keller, Texas, where we gathered 2,500 Muslims and Christians not as a way of watering down our faiths but of putting them into practice as peacemakers

Community Leaders, Chihuahua City, Mexico