About Quisha Umemba | The PublicHealthPreneur™

Quisha Umemba







Quisha Umemba brings over 20 years of diverse experience to her roles as a Registered Nurse, Public Health Practitioner, and Entrepreneur. A visionary in the field of public health entrepreneurship, Quisha believes that public health professionals are uniquely positioned to serve the field of Public Health through entrepreneurship leading the way for public health innovation. Her goal is to shed light on the pivotal role public health and healthcare professionals have in fostering innovation within the entrepreneurial landscape.  

As the CEO of Umemba Health, Quisha helps public health organizations and healthcare systems to educate their workforce, empower their leadership, and expand their community presence.  

At Quisha Umemba Coaching and Consulting, Quisha teaches helping professionals to leverage their expertise, package their genius, and monetize their skillset so they can start, grow, and scale a profitable public health consulting business that makes impact and income.  She also advises organizations on how to innovate workplace culture by nuturing the intrapreneurs within their team.

Quisha is a curriculum designer, expert facilitator, and highly qualified and experienced corporate trainer specializing in training of trainers, leadership development, and a range of personal and professional development topics. She is a sought-after presenter with a dynamic speaking style and an expert at engaging audiences virtually and in person, She is also a subject matter expert in public health and population health strategies that support individual development and organizational performance.  

Whether it's shedding light on pressing public health issues or empowering individuals to harness their full potential, Quisha’s goal is to spark change and inspire action, her life’s mission is to empower, educate, and transform the lives of others. She prides herself on being a "change-maker on a mission" to ignite conversations that matter.

To that effort, Quisha has authored the following books.  
Public Health Entrepreneurship: Navigating the Intersection of Purpose and Profit
An Introduction to Entrepreneurship for Public Health Professionals
WIN Women in Nursing: The Entrepreneur's Anthology Volume 1

Quisha lives in Dallas, Texas with her husband, son, and a fur baby.

“If you don’t build your dreams, someone else will hire you to build theirs.”
Tony A. Gaskins, Jr.