SHEILA SMALLS, Born in Queens NY raised in Coney Island brooklyn. Both parents born and raised from the South hard working people. Graduated from Erasmus Hall High school ( drama Major) worked for the Department of Social Services for over 17 years as a clerk pomoted to Job opportunity Speacilist after going back to college at the age of 40. I received a 4 year degree in the excellerated program at DeVry Institute of Technolgy 2003. Since i have worked for Adult protective Services as a case worker. Open non for profit (Coney Island Youth Alive Inc. 2005) youth organization Drill team. It is a postiive alternative to helpling at risk youth stay out of the street. We have won many awards, citation and talent competitions. We have lost our place due to the Sandy storm to rehurse but are now seeking space for the winter. Iam a actress,extra in seral movies videos and tv pilot HIP HOP HIgh. I am a singer and have5 demos and two published poems iand am working on my book. I am community activist with the good of my community always on my mind and worth fighting for a better life for all.