Rhonda Shappert is an expert pageant coach, a professional trained iPEC (Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching) personal development life coach, an Energy Leadership Index Master Practitioner, an experienced dancer, choreographer, singer, public speaker, M.C., pageant judge and owner of Winning Through Pageantry™, a business she created that uses her personalized step-by-step program that enables her clients to have a winning experience not only at the pageant; but helps them Succeed From The Inside Out™ and win in life.|
In the pageantry world, she has held multiple local, state and national titles and received numerous awards. As Mrs. Ohio America 2005, Rhonda made over 120 public speaking appearances and was honored by the Mrs. America Organization, Governor Taft, The Ohio House of Representatives, The Ohio State Senate, received the Silver Good Citizenship Metal from the Ohio Society Sons of the American Revolution, and received the Spirit of America Award from the president of the National Association for Music Education (MENC) Dr. John J. Mahlmann, for her work with the National Anthem Project.
She has worked with contestants to become titleholders in pageant systems such as Mrs. America, Mrs. United States, Mrs. International, Ms. American Woman, Miss USA, Miss Teen USA, Miss America, America's Perfect Jr. Teen/Teen/Miss, National American Miss, American Coed Pageants, Cinderella, International Junior Miss, Our Little Miss, Sunburst, America's National Teenager, Miss High School America, Miss Teen World, Miss Black USA, Miss Black USA Talented Teen, American Dream, Ms. Plus America, Miss Africa USA, Miss Galaxy, and many festival and local pageants.
Rhonda graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelors degree in Musical Theater from The Ohio State University and has performed on stage in 15 countries on the Asian, European and American continents. A few of her performance highlights include the half time shows of Super Bowl XX, NBA game for the Phoenix Suns and the Pan Am Field and Track games in Indianapolis; sang on the nationally televised Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade; sang at the International Peace Festival in Hiroshima, Japan; was featured on international television specials in Japan and Luxembourg, and sang for the United Nations in New York City during her two years with the international non-profit organization Up With People.
This mother of three has been married over 20 years to her husband Stephen, home educates their children, is the former mayor of her community, and serves on the Board of Trustees for the Ohio Virtual Academy. She and her husband write and perform original contemporary Christian music.
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