Ms. TaSheekia Perry-Harris, lives in Fort Myers. She's originally from Jacksonville, Florida.
Ms. Harris had a humble upbringing and face many challenges while growing up on public assistance. Not having the finances or resources to achieve her own goals deepened her faith and gave her the strength to overcome life's obstacles.
Ms. Harris attended FAMU in Tallahassee and worked her way onto a position traveling across the USA for photo shoots and modeling competitions. From 1996 to 2002, she appeared in several national and local hairstyles magazine and later directed modeling classes and conducted make-up artistry for the Barbizon Modeling School, Sears Model's Club and The Studio on the Gulf.
Having overcome many obstacles and life experiences has given Ms. Harris the ability to encourage positive growth in the lives of others. She has worked with youth and adults for over 12 years in the areas of healthy self-esteem, self-image and proper social etiquette. Her enrichment program Crowning Daughters for Success is taught in Lee County Public Schools, the Boys & Girls Club of Collier County, and Our Mother's Home, plus, various youth organizations.
Ms. Harris has been feature on several TV programs, in local magazines and has won multiple awards for her work with Southwest Florida youth. She is regular on Lee Pitts Live, a local talk show, where she has the opportunity to reach young girls and women with a positive message. She recently launched Girl Talk, a mimi-segment on Lee Pitts Live, which motivates, directs and creates awareness through relatable topic discussions and interviews.
She's also an ordained minister with over 10 years of experience. She uses multiple platforms and venues to motivate, equip and liberate others. During speaking engagements, seminars or one-on-one coaching, Ms. Harris is in the business of changing lives for the better. If you would like to join the CDFS Pitch In Project, Sign Up A Daughter or Implement this program at your organization, please call 1-888-364-0002.
She is currently conducting a statewide Inner-Beauty Campaign for middle and high school girls. The campaign will assist young girls in embracing the true essence of beauty and empower them to make a difference in life through core vales and positive character traits.