Dr. Kathy Yorkshire is the author of Secrets of Becoming a Virtuous Woman and Founder and Creator of Simply Pure and Authentic (SPA), LLC, a company providing natural skin and hair care products. In addition to her entrepreneurial responsibilities, Kathy has worked in the field of higher education advocating on behalf of students for over twenty years in various roles such as advisor, program coordinator, and faculty. Kathy loves God and humbly uses her gifts of intercessory prayer and administration for His glory. Her passion for human development both intellectually and spiritually has led to various keynote speaking engagements within the post-secondary arena and the Christian community.
Kathy, one of the founding members of the Bulldog Empowerment Alumni Chapter (BEAC) at Bowie State University, serves on the scholarship committee and she previously served as secretary on the executive board. She is also the secretary of the Unstoppable You Ministries board of directors. Kathy has earned a doctorate in education from Morgan State University as well as her masters and an undergraduate degree from Bowie State University. She resides in Maryland with her loving husband, Ted; her beautiful daughters, Jasmyn and Briana along with their amazing dogs, Kirby and Bean.