Shelonda Hassell-Adegbaye is a motivational speaker, an entrepreneur, owner of Little Blessed Ones Academy/Fun In Motion Before & afterschool Program, author, and co-owner of Da’Nae Décor Events & Treats. Shelonda’s brand “The S.H.A. Experience” is devoted to Inspire, motivate, and push you to Dream Again! She is the founder of “Who Is She" Ministries and Chicago’s Black Mom’s Rock Organization. These two both fall under the umbrella of The S.H.A. Experience Brand.
Shelonda is a native of Chicago, Illinois. She is a wife to Minister Jimson J. Adegbaye, with one beautiful daughter, Dasmine. She is the third child of eight to Mr. Edgar & Mrs. Diane Hassell. She has always been destined to help others. She lives by the motto: It’s a mandate from Christ to help and give to others. She is currently chairperson of the Women’s Ministry at Jackson Boulevard Christian Church located on Chicago’s west side. Her passion is working with broken women and she loves what she does. Her purpose is to support and help other women complete tasks and learn steps to believing again.
After being in a domestic violence marriage for over 17 years she decided to take her experience and turn them into testimonies to help break others free. In the past, she led women to victory and deliverance through The Women of Divine Deliverance Ministry. Also in the past she was co- owner of Essential Piece Women’s Networking Company where women came together for different events to teach and help support each other.