Sheryl Roush

Speaker | Speakers Coach | Speak And Market Like a Pro™

Bringing Out Your Brilliance

When you need a tailored message, that brings high-content with an inspirational tone, book Sheryl Roush! Consistently the top-rated presenter on conference and meeting programs.

Sheryl works with organizations on business success to:

  • increase intrinsic motivation
  • boost morale, inspire employee engagement & foster team spirit
  • elevate customer service
  • generate more business

Clients bring her on-site to address staff in their workplace, speak at association meetings, conference keynotes and breakout session, seminars, kick-off events and to facilitate retreats.

For enhancing global communication and leadership, Toastmasters International honored Sheryl with their 2009 Presidential Citation, selected from over 260,000 members. In 1993 Sheryl was the sixth woman (and the youngest) in the world to be honored by Toastmasters with their elite Accredited Speaker designation for “outstanding platform professional speaking” (scored in six categories). Only 69 have earned the award in 142 countries.

Her programs are high-content and highly-tailored, delivered with a motivational style and tone, creating immediate results. Clients range from associations, biotech, direct sales, education, finance, government, healthcare, hospitality and tourism, insurance and lawyers and law enforcement, manufacturing, military, real estate, retail, technology, transportation, and women in business.


  • Sparkle-Tude!®
  • 7 Secrets to Connect with Anyone
  • Solid Gold Marketing Design
  • Speak Like a Pro®
  • Speak And Market Like a Pro!™

Sheryl Roush is a game-changer. Once you experience her message, you’ll immediately find yourself playing at a much higher level. She is one of the most exciting, energizing, and content-rich speakers I’ve ever witnessed. If you want the best, you need Sheryl Roush.
Craig Valentine, 1999 World Champion of Public Speaking
Author, World Class Speaking

Your presentation changed the life of several women in the audience. The attendee evaluations picked you #1 speaker!
Sheila McDonnell, Producer, Women in Business Symposium


A Partial List of Sheryl’s Clients

  • American Association of Healthcare Management (AAHAM)
  • Association for Healthcare Administrative Professionals (AHCAP)
  • CUSO Financial Services
  • Ernst & Young, LLP
  • Government Agencies Federal Credit Union
  • Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA)
  • Kirtland Federal Credit Union
  • Novelle Financial/Impac Companies
  • Sorrento Pacific Financial Services
  • Union Bank of California
  • US Census Bureau, Economic Division
  • Verizon Wireless, Finance Division
Travels From:  California
City: San Diego
$5,001 to $10,000


Sheryl Roush’s 35 years of diverse experience and expertise blends skills for communicating: in person (interpersonal, teams, leadership, interviewing) in public (speaking, training, sales presentations, media interviews, social media), and in print (sales and marketing, graphic design and advertising).

Both the National Speakers Association Greater Los Angeles Area Chapter and the San Diego Chapter have presented Sheryl their Member of the Year awards. She also received the Golden Microphone Award from the GLAC Chapter. Sheryl has been a Professional Member of the National Speaker Association since 1996.

With over 3,500 presentations of experience, Sheryl has presented throughout Canada and the U.S., as well as Australia, the Bahamas, England, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Mexico City, Puerto Rico, Singapore, and has addressed seven Middle Eastern nations in Doha, Qatar. Sheryl understands the importance of showing respect to diverse and multi-cultural audiences. She has opened conferences for Marie Osmond and Marvin Hamlisch, closed for Geena Davis, followed Olivia Newton-John, and has appeared alongside Art Linkletter, Good Morning America’s Joan Lunden, Jane Seymour, Marcus Buckingham and Suze Orman.

She trained Deepak Chopra lecturers at The Chopra Center, as well as management at the “World Famous” San Diego Zoo and scientists at the Safari Park. As Director of Speaker Training for the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, California, she started their Speakers Bureau, coaching Olympians in their speaking skills. Sheryl designed Intuit’s TurboTax® executive sales team’s slide templates, then trained them, resulting in a 800%+ first-time release increase in sales.

Her award-winning books include: Solid Gold Newsletter Design; Sparkle-Tudes!®; Heart of a Woman; and Heart of a Woman in Business, Heart of a Mother, Heart of a Military Woman (2009 Best Inspirational, San Diego Book Awards), Heart of the Holidays, Heart of Thanksgiving, Heart of Christmas, and Heart of a Toastmaster (2014 Best Anthology, International Book Awards). Sheryl was awarded the 2016 Author of Influence.




This FUN, lively and energizing program helps strengthen people to deal with life’s challenges, restore their belief in themselves and bring laughter to real-life situations.

Audiences discover tips, techniques and “treasures” for coping with change, negative people, and become more responsible for their own attitude.

You will learn how to:

  • Stay sane and lighthearted in stressful times—67 ideas!
  • Deal with difficult people and challenging situations
  • Reduce stress, increase fun, and beat burnout

How to Communicate with Anyone, Anywhere!

This program is fresh — with valuable communication techniques and immediate application for speaking, training, sales, marketing, parenting…

The topic is ideal for small and large audiences, and appropriate for an on-site corporate training and meeting, or as a keynote session or conference breakout…

LARGE AUDIENCES?   YOU BET! Sheryl presented this as a highly-interactive workshop — to an audience of 1,900 — at the Annual Catholic Congress as closing breakout session. It received both a standing ovation and highest session ratings for the entire annual statewide convention.

Keynote closing the 4-day of Stampin’ Up!® (direct sales) Sheryl presented this material to TWO audiences of 5,000 — at back-to-back annual conventions — and made it interactive, engaging, humorous and highly-tailored to creative stampers. It received standing ovations at each convention.

You will learn how to:

  • Meet people on THEIR level
  • Establish instant rapport and respect
  • Give instructions so they are understood
  • Utilize the 7 Multiple Intelligence modalities
  • Build your natural charisma factor with advanced listening skills
  • Create teamwork, cooperation and productivity
  • Enhance your interpersonal people skills

Need new ideas? More effective–and do-able–strategies? Could you use time- and cost-saving design shortcuts? Are your promotional materials producing the results you want?

Discover the “Gold Mine of Great Design!”


From newsletters, brochures, flyers, posters, display ads, reports, proposals, manuals, post cards, mailers, catalogs, booklets, handbooks, training and presentation materials — even PowerPoint and iKeynote slides.

Discover how to:

  • Create a profile of your target audience
  • Write and place content that gets read
  • Master the practical techniques of effective graphic layout, fonts and color psychology
  • Save time by using 9 powerful time-saving shortcuts

If you’ve ever needed to stand up and speak out, and were overwhelmed with nervousness, panic or anxiety — fear no more!

This program helps you transform that nervous energy into excitement and skilled, purposeful movement. Whether speaking in front of a small or large group — whether you are a beginner or expert — you’ll pick up proven techniques, simple tips and valuable treasures to use immediately!

You will learn:

  • To apply the 7 significant secrets of speaking
  • To structure, organize and energize any presentation
  • To create and use visual aids to persuade, inform and motivate
  • 20-second grabber openings to capture attention
  • Dynamite closing remarks – and an irresistible call to action
  • Delivery skills – voice, body language, movement, positioning power and facial expression
Combining public speaking and marketing communication, discover what they have in common and how YOU can align them to bring in the business! Tailored to your audience; Ideal for group training, conference general session or breakout session.

Areas of expertise

  • Team Building
  • Marketing
  • Speaking
  • Personal Development
  • Removing Stress
  • Personal Branding
  • Customer Service
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