Sheila Bailey, better known as Sheila B. is a passionate humanitarian, charismatic author, event planner and mother of two. She is a native Georgian, country girl that is purposed and Atlanta's hidden talent that is making people pay attention.
Sheila’s entry into purpose started back in 2006, when unknowingly she walked into becoming an event planner. She was tasked with planning her daughter’s sweet 16 Jamaican themed birthday bash on a single Mother’s income. After a huge success with the execution of the party it became clear that this was one of the gifts God had given to her. Sheila embraced the blessing which afforded her the opportunity to execute countless corporate events, parties and more! One of her most treasured accomplishments as an event planner was her partnership with Fox 5 & Egleston Children’s Hospital. Sheila’s event planning business, UniquleU, provided a special needs child her 1st birthday party at the age of 12. The experience ignited her desire to give back and be committed to various social causes which deem her a significant contributor to the community.
Sheila has garnered great critical acclaim and audience response with her touching autobiographical trilogy, Willow Silent Cries. Her book provides an earnest, touching account of her life, her testimony as a domestic violence and sexual assault survivor. Her story, words and feelings resonate with many readers who can truly connect with her situation.
As a local celebrity, Sheila’s book Willow Silent Cries; was the first literary piece to be inducted into the Buford Museum as well as The Gwinnett County Museum.
Sheila has been featured in the Gwinnett Citizen Magazine, Buford Illustrated, on the Michael A McFadden’s Talk Show, Be100! Radio, Lady Roc RocYourStyle Radio Show, Tom Livsey’s BlogTalkRadio Show, C. Nathaniel Brown Show, IBNX Radio, Fuxion TV, Rap Chat Radio, LifeCOACH Radio, WE project for domestic violence, Urban Native, BlinkAtlanta , ModelCall Magazine, recipient of Atlanta’s first Woman On Fire Single Mom Award and Resilient Beauty Domestic Violence Advocate Award.
Her credit to the success of her life is her total adoration of God, the love of reaching back to the community, being sensitive to other’s needs and her strong desire to be more than just a name.
Sheila is a SURVIOR, a woman that is an inspirational role model, fueled by passion and her inner strength to be the change and the empowerment for women!