Ensign Shirkydra Roberts spike at our school’s (Kindergarten- 8th grade) Veterans Day assembly. She was confident and inspiring. She spoke eloquently about service and being true to oneself. Everyone was impressed by her wisdom. She was gracious and enthusiastic when students asked questions.
Shirkydra is currently an Active Duty Naval Officer in the field of Engineering and knows what it takes to fight through daily struggles and how to empower her peers and subordinates to ensure that they can give every day 150 percent. She believes in channeling negative circumstances, energy, and battles into positive platforms towards being successful DAILY. When you change your mindset, you change your actions. When you change your actions, you change your ability to PROPEL!
Shirkydra has spoken at numerous Women Conferences, Youth Development Seminars, Naval Ceremonies, and Leadership Development Events. She is very involved in her community in organizations such as Story Tent for Children, Home Start for the homeless and women's shelters.