NaKeysha Stevenson

Experience Manager

NaKeysha is Ukeru’s Experience Manager. She has years of experience in the field.

What is your role on the Ukeru team?

My job is to make sure the customers have the best experience with Ukeru, from beginning to end.

What makes you most proud about working on the Ukeru team?

I have the most awesome coworkers! We are all driven to accomplish the same goal – changing the world by teaching an alternative to restraint/seclusion.

What do you think are the three best skills you bring to your job?

I think I am a really good communicator, I am organized, and am good at problem solving and critical thinking. Also, I am pretty witty, if I do say so myself.

What is the most inspiring part of your job?

I am inspired by speaking to customers and coming up with the best way to change the atmosphere at their organization. Then, later, I get to hear how impactful the training has been and how their restraint and seclusion numbers are drastically decreasing.

What are you most passionate about, professionally?

I am passionate about changing organizational culture so that there are less restraints and seclusions. Reducing these approaches can lead to lives saved.  

What’s your biggest accomplishment?

Being a mother is, without question, my biggest accomplishment.

What is your favorite thing to do when you’re not working?

I enjoy time with my daughter. I also enjoy “me” time to practice in self-care!

If you had a personal motto, what would it be?

Live freely with no apologies

Are you a cat or dog person?

I am a dog person. They are so snuggly and love unconditionally. It also helps that I am not allergic to dogs.

Finish this sentence: If I was a superhero, my super power would be ______.

To change people’s hearts –  no prejudices, just acceptance

What is something interesting about yourself that people don’t know?

People don’t realize that I’m actually introvert.