Welcome

Since her own homeless experience, Versandra Kennebrew has spent more than a decade dedicating her life and lending her voice to ending poverty and homelessness. A holistic health professional, speaker, author, and yoga instructor, she has a passion for inspiring people who are experiencing major life transitions to never give up on themselves or their dreams.

She has served as a director on the board of Gateway Center, Atlanta’s continuum of care for the homeless and has coached residents on ways to strengthen their skills in the art of storytelling through the Gateway Center’s Faces of Homelessness Speakers Bureau. She also uses her voice to propel emerging leaders as a Distinguished Toastmaster and Area Director.

Author of the memoir on overcoming homelessness, “Thank God for the Shelter,” Kennebrew has shared her story across the nation, including for the Institute for Children In Poverty, the National Conference on Ending Homelessness, the Black Women’s Expo, and many colleges and universities.

“Ignite Your Imagination: Discover The Art of Reinventing You” is her most requested speech.

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8 thoughts on “Welcome

  1. Wow Dominique! I know you were apprehensive at first, being asked to lie down on the floor in the office and all:-) But the guys needed you at peak performance and sharing my healing gift with you was the least I could do to support the “In the Black Suites” mission of the day. When you came back and gave me a hug, I knew that what was causing your pain had been released, and that with regular stretching and hydration, your pain would not return. You are strong and powerful my brother.

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  2. Shanna it is a pleasure to work with you. Your energy is amazing and your have great passion for all that you do. I know that acting is your primary passion and I believe you will tap into the theater opportunity of a lifetime as a massage therapist. Peace and love.

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