Shell Vera is an entrepreneur, author, speaker, and founder of The Essential Creative and Shell Vera, where she empowers others to reach new creative levels in family, faith, community, and business by sharing her writing and services as a Voice Discovery Coach and best-selling ghostwriter. She brings to the Studio more than 20 years of experience in the government and private sector using her relationship development, account management, and marketing analysis skills to grow revenue and position companies in strong standing with their customers, vendors, and employees. A Connector at heart, she loves to connect people with resources and has led several corporate teams and community organizations in improving outreach and development through marketing, publishing, and networking.
Outside of work, Shell is a mother and community volunteer who spends her time encouraging youth and young adults in developing their creative talents. She and her family reside in Connecticut.
Shell holds an MBA with a Leadership concentration from Liberty University and a B.S. in Human Services – Management from the University of Phoenix. She is HubSpot certified in Inbound Marketing.