Dr. Shellie Hipsky inspires internationally with her personal life story and the stories of the amazing people in her fifth book Ordinary People Extraordinary Planet that comes out this fall. Hipsky makes a profound difference in the lives of her audience members, mentees, and readers.
She has written over 100 articles, won a prestigious volunteering award for her work with The Homeless Children's Education Fund, and is renowned locally for her acting/singing talents. She has been invited to present at international conferences, at the University of Oxford in England, and will be speaking to over a thousand people at Pepperdine University in the fall. As an Associate Professor in Education, she can speak to children's needs (including disabilities), mentoring, and tell true-life stories from the heart based on personal experience and her books.