Beka has over a decade of leadership experience including public speaking, teaching and training, team management and crisis care. She graduated from Liberty University with a degree in Psychology in Crisis Counseling. She also received training and certification from the Mental Health First Aid as well as from the Green Cross Academy of Traumatology. Beka spent the last 10 years working in an international non-profit organization where she led and trained hundreds of volunteers in humanitarian efforts while also teaching communication skills and teamwork. She loves to travel and explore new places and has had the privilege to travel to 50 different countries; she has a list of about 50 more places she hopes to see. Learning from people who are different from her and caring for people in a trauma-informed way are what truly brings her life. She aspires to always be kind, champion those around her and have a good laugh everyday!