Shelby R. Rowe

Shelby R. Rowe

  • Chickasaw Bead Artist & Inspirational Speaker


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About Shelby R Rowe

Based in Oklahoma, Shelby R. Rowe is a proud citizen of the Chickasaw Nation, inspirational speaker, nationally recognized suicide prevention expert, mother of three sons and self-taught bead artist. A suicide attempt survivor with over 20 years experience in public health, she dedicates herself every day to fighting the prejudice and discrimination that affects those affected by suicide. Ms. Rowe is the suicide prevention program manager for the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, and previously served as the manager of education and prevention services for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. In 2016, Ms. Rowe was honored as the Chickasaw Nation Dynamic Woman of the Year.


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Upcoming Events

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