Shannon Ayers is a loyal native to one of the most diverse, entertaining, culinary destinations in the world - New Orleans, Louisiana. She has enjoyed a varied and most interesting career with extraordinary and unique experiences spanning from the Pacific to Europe. From the halls of Capitol Hill, to the offices of the United Transportation Command, the shores of Pearl Harbor, Hawaii and the historic mountains of the United States Military Academy at Westpoint, New York -- where leaders are born, Shannon has excelled amongst her peers honing exceptional management and personal life changing skills. These experiences have forged in her a fire to bring out the best in others. She hails from humble beginnings growing up in the inner city of the "Big Easy". Shannon is a published author of her inspirational and thought provoking encounters of her life experiences with racism and the beauty of diversity and acceptance entitled, Tunnel Vision: The State of Our Union. She has inspired people all over the world sharing her life changing experiences of overcoming against great odds through prayer, steadfastness and a determination to be all that God has called her to be. She has made it her mission in life to inspire, encourage and empower people to be their ultimate best and specializes in topics involving women, youth, career building, diversity, tailored inspirational and professional workshops, etc. Shannon's signature workshop is "The Psychology of Selling You" from a spiritual, professional or personal perspective that is sure to inspire anyone to putting their best foot forward. If you are going to be, be the best. If you are going to reach, reach for the Stars!!