Personal Motto

Dr. Benson Reid's personal motto is "Inspire individuals to pursue self-discovery, empower them to be innovative, progressive and revolutionary in thought, and motivate them to be global activists. 


Dr. Shanelle R. Benson Reid, President and CEO of ACCESS Global Enterprises, LLC. is a Scholar, Consultant, Coach, Author and Professional Speaker. Her expertise is in Education, Cultural Competency, Social Awareness, and Community Empowerment. AG Enterprises is a family of companies. AGE Coaching and Consulting offers coaching, consulting and  professional programs. AGE Media Group produces Ed Talk; our podcast, publications and social media components and creates our virtual learning community. Our Tech Company is Tech Novice, we offer training and support for individuals with limited or no technical experience. AGE Publishing House is a small press publisher that shares the voices of the seldom heard. Get to know us. We would love to hear from you.


Dr. Benson Reid earned a Bachelor's degree in Sociology from California State University, San Bernardino (CSUSB) and a Master's in Education (Special Education Option) from CSUSB as well.  Dr. Benson Reid earned her Doctorate from the University of La Verne in Organizational Leadership. Her dissertation is titled "A Case Study of the Historically, Successful Roles of African American Teachers, in Contemporary, Selected, Urban Charter School in New York."

Dr. Shanelle R. Benson Reid


Dr. Benson Reid's work is changing the landscape of society by empowering individuals, families and organizations. At ACCESS, “we encourage self-assessment and self-discovery while promoting innovative and progressive designs for change and implementing strategies for sustained success. Our goal is equity and empowerment for all individuals who represent diverse backgrounds and situations.

Be Educated. Be Encouraged. Be Empowered.