Facilitator * Planner * Organizer * Collaborator * Executor
Robin M. Maddox is the Founder, President of Celebrating Sisterhood and Chief Networking Officer of SHINE CONNECTIONS LLC. Robin is known among her peers and colleagues to be a “consummate collaborator & motivator” who enjoys the challenge of working and assisting individuals in achieving their desired goals by using her Christian faith to guide her professional and personal growth and development. Furthermore, Robin incorporates her faith experience as a primary resource that drives her decisions and activities. Consequently, Robin’s commitment to her faith, allows her to practice, conduct, and engage in business transactions that are ethically and morally sound resulting in high levels of integrity, encouragement, and excitement. Robin has and continues to utilize her networking, organizational, and managerial skills, countless resources and contacts to assist others in accomplishing their stated goals and to help in developing and conceptualizing ideas. Finally, one ‘essential skill that Robin possesses is the uncanny ability to join diverse groups and stakeholders around a common goal which leads to tangible results that integrate various and disparate agendas which compliments her people-person personality style and her enjoyment of working and meeting people of all ethnic, racial, denominational, and economic backgrounds.
Robin’s educational and professional experience includes a MPA in Public Administration from the University of Delaware with a Certificate of Professional Development Training in Non-Profit Management and Community Development; and a BS degree in Sociology from Lincoln University. She is a licensed minister, graduated receiving a certificate in Biblical Counseling from Christian Research and Development (Philadelphia, PA) and recently completed her biblical studies and received an Evangelical Training Association (ETA) Certificate from New Life Bible Institute (Spring, 2017).
Robin has over twenty-five years of experience working in the nonprofit, private, and public sector. She has professional experiences in the following areas: HIV/AIDS, Youth Development, Teen Pregnancy, Community Housing Development projects, After-School Programs, Faith-based Initiatives, Legislative Liaison with a focus on Constituent Services and Special Events projects.
As a Consultant, Robin has lent her skills and talents to businesses, nonprofit organizations and the faith community such as: Lancaster Bible College; Sheryl Lee Ralph, author, actress, and founder of The DIVA Foundation; Radio One (Philadelphia) Be Beautiful Expo Event; The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation; Urban RoundUp Group; Celebrity Stylist, Anthony Henderson; Uniquely You Summit for Girls; Cameron Washington Inc.; Transforming The Minds of Men; and Faith based Associations/Organizations. A complete client list is available upon request. Additionally, Ms. Maddox has participated in many leadership and development trainings and enjoys serving on various community committees and boards.
Robin and her family were active members of Freedom Christian Bible Fellowship Church in Philadelphia, PA., for over ten years under the pastoral leadership of Bishop Gilbert Coleman, and have recently joined in fellowship at Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church, under the pastoral leadership of Rev. Dr. Alyn E. Waller.