What We Offer

What We Do

Spanning over 23 years of dedication and experience, Sherelle Hessell-Gordon's passion for education, service, organizational development and social justice has long been the driving force in her professional endeavors.

Sherelle holds a BS in Psychology with minors in Sociology and English while holding a MS in Human Development. She completed her MBA from the University of Denver's, Daniels College of Business. 

Executive Coaching

We are proud to support you in your leadership development! Our team has mentored visionaries in start-up phase to coaching executives of NGO's and large non-profits.  We provide value added support that is holistic and inclusive to hone your vision and maximize your growth potential for a successful career!


Organizational Development

Our team uses innovative approaches to support you in developing an environment that meets the needs of your constituents while surpassing your bottom line. Our analysis provides opportunities for your organization to grow and connect while staying true to your vision and mission.

Our team travels across the world speaking and consulting with leaders who are looking to combat inequity and violence. If you're looking for a keynote speaker, a coach or a strategist, RootWorks, LLC can guide you through a strategic process and connect you with other leaders who are traveling the same path.  

Subject Matter Experts

For those who are looking for expertise in gender based violence and coordinated community response to violence, inclusion initiatives and assessment, we can provide support to you. Whether your building tools to help survivors, or changing the culture of your community, we are knowledgable in what it takes to build systems from the ground up!


Public Speaking

We specialize in building literacy through training and public speaking on a wide range of topics to include: cultural inclusion and leadership, gender based violence, organization development, community organizing and nonprofit management.  Our style compliments a wide range of audiences to inform, equip, and engage you in the topics that matter to you the most!

Business Consulting Services

ROOTWORKS, LLC business consulting services include executive coaching, strategic planning and organizational development with expertise in gender based violence and inclusion initiatives.