Meet the Team

Extraordinary people. A lot of red shoes.

Margarita Gurri, PhD, CSP

Red Shoe Doctor

With the ability to inspire even the toughest audiences to melt in her presence, Dr. Margarita Gurri has been inspiring global audiences for over thirty years as a communications, leadership, and conflict-management specialist.


Affectionately referred to as the "Red Shoe Lady," Dr. Gurri holds a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Kansas and completed post-graduate work at the University of Maryland and Menninger Institute. Clients include the National Kidney Foundation, HSBC Bank, City of Miami Beach, HHI Canada, Charleston School of Law, and the U.S. Department of Defense.


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Jess Ennis, MBA

Business Phoenix

Jess Ennis has the magical touch when helping us realize our mission to help professionals and parents shine. As a young mother, Jess is in­tune with the current needs and resources for
children, parents, and families everywhere.


With her youthful energy, BA in Psychology, and substantial business experience, she is a creative force in building long­term partnerships with individuals, corporations, and communities.
Jess has steadfastly contributed to our parent, family, and community programs for more than 10 years. Her fresh outlook, impeccable instincts and keen sense of humor is an ever­present
blessing in our work.


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Rebecca Lester

Media Maven Rebecca's media and research skills keep the Red Shoe Team on top of your problems. Consultation, Keynote, and Training information are up-to-date and customized for your organization.       

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