Roberta has spoken and conducted many seminars and workshops over the last several years that have helped individuals connect and examine their own lives in many ways. She makes the classes and seminars fun and exciting yet challenging the psychic!
Roberta has over 14 years with working with the youth, from coaching high school track and field to volunteering, and over 5 years of counseling adults and working with the mentally challenge. She has served as the chair of Alexandria’s Substance Abuse Policy Committee along with volunteering at the Alexandria Virginia’s Boys and Girls Club. Roberta also has been interviewed by Associate Press, and over hundreds of women have heard her speak on topics such as the Importance of Goals, Making the Right Choices, and Building Yourself Esteem, Renewing the Mind and Are U Ready for Management.
August 2000 Roberta realized her vision and launched her organization Sister’s Keeper Resource Center, Inc., in Prince Georges County, Maryland. The organization now has over 275 members through out the United States. The mission of this organization is to provide support to Washington Metropolitan area women in achieving their personal and professional goals through information, education, networking, referral, spiritual guidance, and support services.
Roberta has been a presenter at Crossland High School 2001 and 2002 Career Day, and a guest presenter in the Young Pregnant Teen class at Northwestern High School in Adelphi, Maryland 2002. Roberta has received accolades from Governor Parris N. Glendening, and Lieutenant Governor Kathleen Kennedy Townsend for her proposal "Making the Right Choice" which was chosen to be presented at the Winning Choices 2002 and 2003 hosted by The Maryland Abstinence Education and Coordination Program (MAECP). 2008 - 2010Roberta presented Mind Over Matter, Renewing the Mind and Are You Ready For Management at the Blacks In Government (B.I.G.) National Conference which had over 4,000 attendees in New Orleans and Baltimore Maryland and Kansas City. While also giving pack to the community she was a presenter at the Fairfax County Public School Middle School Leadership Conference at George Mason University where she attended college in 1984 and MELA Support group Keynote Speaker 2007.
In her continuous effort to nurture the young and work with their parents, Roberta sponsored and conducted a summer camp, Camp Exploration in 2004. Out of her appreciation for the importance of preparing the young with a formidable foundation, to be successful adults Roberta served as the Director of the Progressive Christian Academy Extended Care Program.
Roberta is a member of the International Toastmasters which she has won regional awards from her speeches. She attends Kingdom Baptist Church in Charles County, Maryland. Roberta holds a Bachelor’s in Christian Ministry, Masters in Theology 2013. Roberta also has over 17 years of non-profit experience and management.
Roberta is a published author, and spoken word performer she also enjoys drawing, dancing and spending time with her family.