The Host


Shelah Marie, Founder

Instagram: @theshelahmarie, 181K
Periscope: @shelahmarie, 1 Million hearts
Youtube: 6,000 subscribers; Over 770,000 views

Shelah Marie engages a strong online community through her open, dynamic and electric personality andher #curvyncurly movement. She devotes Sunday nights to a live Periscope “Soul Study” broadcast, where she interactively engages and guides her fan base through an array of self-love and meditation techniques. As the popularity of these sessions have expanded, she has been recognized by AT&T for reaching over 200K hearts on Periscope. Independently, Shelah has been contracted to lead her signature The Sustainable Theater Workshop by The United Nations, The United States Embassy in Dakar, Senegal, The RuJohn Foundation, and The African Burial Ground National Moment. She has let STW in Senegal, Jamaica, Haiti and at The United Nations Headquarters in NYC.


Aisha Thalia, Host

Instagram: @aishathalia, 551K

“Each one teach one,” is the phrase Aisha Thalia lives by. Completing her master’s degree in education from the University of Pittsburgh by age 22, Aisha knew she would use it as an avenue to make a difference in people’s lives.Working with inner city youth since she was a teenager, Aisha made it her goal to educate students on how they can make a compassionate difference in society. Her passions include nutrition, vegan awareness, and natural hair care. She uses her platform as an actress and activist to educate society about community and global issues.

Producing the Vision


Tashah Johnson

Director of Operations


Sabrina Ferguson

Project Manager


Lahteefah Parramoore