Ms. Sherna Alexander Benjamin is a Development and Conflict Transformation Practitioner; Women, Peace and Security Advocate; Motivational Speaker, and Trainer. With over fourteen years of experience.
Alexander Benjamin is pursuing Social Work and Research as her academic areas of focus to restore human dignity, tell stories, and advance social protection and sustainable development. She is a writing enthusiast, nature lover, radical collaborator, thriving survivor of childhood abuse, and adult interpersonal violence, a strategic innovator, and an intentional narrative embracer, who cannot imagine the world without smiles, second chances, and grace. Sherna shares her life experiences and stories to encourage women and girls whose adverse life experiences may enable feelings of isolation and despair, emerging leaders, and work with individuals to embrace their narratives to create endless empowering opportunities.
“People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.”
- MARCUS AURELIUS