Spirit of a Woman Leadership Development Institute

Spirit of A Woman (S.O.W.) Leadership Development Institute designs culturally-relevant programs and services that inspire individuals, couples groups, communities and institutions to live and lead from an empowered, accountable and purpose-driven place.

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Learn More About Shawnee Renee Benton, SOW Leadership Development's co-founder and CEO 

Shawnee Renee Benton, LMSW/FDLC, is a master teacher, healer, vision coach, performance artist, inspirational speaker, mother and friend.  Her principle teaching and healing tools consist of spiritual counseling, coaching, writing, sacred rituals, psychodrama, sociometry, energy work, the performing arts and storytelling as mediums to ignite transformation and initiate catharsis. 

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Our Annual & Semi-Annual Programming

Participate in any one of SOW Leadership Developments Current or Up-Coming Annual Events of Regular Program Offerings

The Be the Tree Rites of Passage Collective

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The Annual 7-Day Ritual of Balance and Renewal

The 7-Day Ritual of Balance & Renewal is designed to close out the old, make space and usher in the new. Learn about participating now...

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The Annual Mother Wit Conference in New York

The Mother Wit Conference offers individuals a safe space to heal, share and give voice to their reproductive health experiences.

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The SOW Leadership Academy

The Leadership Academy is designed for graduates of the Be the Tree for women who are looking to elevate and expand their expression of leadership.

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Learn More about our What's Possible working with SOW through the Department of Education 

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"Shawnee is fully alive. She embodies an unwavering dedication to the transformation of life around her."

Ash M. Straw
Master Yoga Teacher

"Shawnee’s ability to easily draw out ones deepest pain points within a matter of minutes is extra-ordinary."

Akua Soadwa
Master Coach

"Shawnee created a safe environment for me to express myself and experience revelations through sharing my stories."

Sha-Keida Walters
Administrative Professional

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