Syreeta ShaNee' Ziegler is an International "FEMpowerment" Speaker, Author, Singer and the founder of the Non-Profit, Guide My H.E.A.R.T. (Health, Energy, Ambition, Relationships, and Time) for teen girls and women. Syreeta’s motto is "I want to inspire, inform, empower and transform" and seeks to motivate, encourage and empower women and teen girls based on Christian faith and principles. She has served as keynote speaker, facilitator, and featured singer at several conferences, workshops, and events internationally, nationally, and within her local community.
While working full-time as a Communications Specialist, Syreeta serves as executive director of her non-profit which focuses on guiding girls & women to healing, self-love, healthy relationships, & life purpose.
Syreeta’s educational background includes a Bachelor of Science in Communications with a major in Public Relations and a minor in Marketing and Journalism from the University of North Alabama in 2002 which included two internships at the University Relations Office(PR Assistant), and the Tennessee Valley Museum of Art(PR/Marketing Assistant). She later completed a Master's of Science in Continuing Education in Psychology/Counseling in 2011 from the University of West Alabama. Her diverse educational background has given her the opportunity to learn necessary skills and knowledge for success in marketing and communications, and has also offered a unique psychological perspective for clients and her overall mission.
Some of her most highlighted appearances include: speaking on behalf of Guide My HEART for the International Women's Day "Balance for Better Brunch" London, UK, 2019; featured speaker at "Networth and Vibe" London, UK, 2019; featured speaker for "Dating Doesn't Have to be Complicated" Single's Symposium, Charlotte, NC 2019; facilitator, speaker and hostess for "Good for H.E.R." workshop, 2019; hostess and featured speaker of "Ladies in R.E.D." empowerment lunch, 2018; featured artist at "LHTY Scholarship Gala", 2018: featured artist at "Touch of Red Christmas", Dekalb County, 2013 & 2015; mistress of ceremony for Sweet Auburn Fest Legends Dinner, 2014; featured artist at Kim Tumey's "Women Supporting Women Globally Weekend", 2013; featured artist at "Love Confidential" forum, 2013; featured performer at Chicago Springfest, Chicago, IL 2013; featured artist at "Women Let's Speak", 2013; featured artist at Georgia Spartans Back to School Event, 2013; guest speaker and facilitator at workshop for Junior Diamond League of Atlanta, 2011; featured opening artist for platinum selling artist Marques Houston at the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas, NV for the Magic Convention in 2011; and featured artist at B.B. King's Restaurant, New York City, NY, 2010.
Syreeta has also appeared as a featured guest on several local television and radio programs.
Syreeta's corporate career experience includes working in marketing, communications, graphic design, promotions, public relations and sales for several companies and organizations.
Syreeta is also a passionate mother of two children, Christin (daughter) and Christopher (son), a devout Christian since professing life to Christ in 1998, a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. since pledging undergraduate in 2001, Communication Ministry Leader and enjoys singing, painting, reading blogs, writing, and volunteering in local outreach efforts and spending time with her family and friends.
Amongst building up her non-profit she is also currently working on the release of several books and publications including, “Guide H.E.R. (Health Energy Relationships)" and "Single and Solid"
Syreeta seeks to combine her talents, experience, and educational background to help empower women, educate teen girls and cultivate her community.