Coaching Staff

Tracy N. Stokes, M.Ed. 


 An educator for the past 15 years, she has served as an academic advisor, college access manager, and diversity/inclusion educator. Her efforts assisted with the transformation of student programming and retention services which provided resources needed to navigate academic, social, and co- curricular activities. Her passion to empower her clients to live “on purpose” is evident as she works to create programming, events, and business solutions that assist them with realizing and achieving their dreams.  

Penda James, M.Ed. 


Penda has a Master of Education degree in Training and Development from Bowling Green State University. At Wilberforce University she nurtured her love to help writers as the Editor in Chief of the Mirror Newspaper. For almost 20 years she has worked with numerous types of writers including song writers, playwrights, students, professionals, pastors, novelists, autobiographers, poets and others who wanted to tell their story. My clients are Scribes (Copyright 2015; All rights reserved)  they have a responsibility to legacy.”


Johnnetta Shaw, M.S.


Johnnetta received her Bachelor of Science degree in Rehabilitation Services from Wright State University and her Master of Science in Health Services Management from Argosy University. Working in the Managed Care Healthcare Insurance Industry for the past decade, she has demonstrated a commitment to teaching and  providing management and leadership for her staff. 


As president of City of Dayton, Ohio Toastmasters Club 747, she serves as a representative on Area and District Councils, provides mentorship for public speaking and is a 2018 District speaking champion.  

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