Dr. Shelley Thompkins has over 20 years of experience in market-leading organizations where she has developed and implemented leadership and talent development programs. She holds a Bachelor’s of Arts from Howard University, an MBA from American University, a Masters of Theological Studies from Emory University and a PhD in Business Management from Capella University. She currently works as a Leadership Solutions Partner at the Center for Creative Leadership. She is married to the love of her life, Kurtis Thompkins. In her spare time, she hosts her YouTube cooking channel – Chef Shelley Thompkins, making Simple, Delicious and Healthier recipes. Her mantra has always been to pursue purpose and follow your passion.