“I was very impressed with her skills and I am confident that she would be a great asset for anyone looking for a self-motivated, organized entrepreneur with excellent communication skills.”

Rob Brink, Ph.D.
Senior Patent (Legal) Counsel

"I would listen to Ms. Henricks give another lecture in a heartbeat!"

Instructor/Speaker Evaluation

"She was very interesting to listen to.  She did an amazing job . . . Overall, fantastic"

Instructor/Speaker Evaluation 

“Shelly has the enviable ability to think creatively and translate those thoughts into a logical and achievable execution plan. Her energy and can-do attitude are contagious.”

Lorraine Z. Leahy
Principal, Leahy Leadership

"Interesting, engaging . . . Two thumbs waaaay up."

Instructor/Speaker Evaluation

“ . . . (she) possesses the unique talent to approach situations from many different angles in order to provide in-depth analyses followed with practical and well thought-out solutions."

Bert Jacobson, Ed.D, FASCM
Seretean Endowed Professor
Oklahoma State University

"Fantastic job!  Loved it!"

"Absolutely wonderful and engaging!  I was not bored once."

Instructor/Speaker Evaluations

“Shelly Henricks has been a key player in helping The Rise School begin its successful program.”

Rachel Stallings,
The Rise School of Stillwater
Oklahoma State University

"She was very energetic and her presentation skills were great."

Instructor/Speaker Evaluation

"My experience with Shelly is that she is a bold and visionary thinker who possesses both the technical skills and the business savvy to develop and implement creative programs across settings and situations."

Christine K. Ormsbee, Ph.D.
Head, School of Teaching and Curriculum Leadership
Oklahoma State University

"Shelly Henricks did an an absolutely fabulous job . . . "

Instructor/Speaker Evaluation

". . . she was an invaluable resource . . . she anticipated certain needs and put me in touch with people to meet those needs . . ."

Gretchen M. Cole-Lade, M.Ed., NBCT
College of Education
Oklahoma State University




Bestiga! provides consulting services for development of almost any business venture.

Consulting services have been provided for the following entities:

  • Universities
  • Pharmaceutical product developers/manufacturers
  • Inventors marketing new products
  • Small to medium businesses

Consulting services may include analysis of the following:

  • Product development
  • Product marketing and promotions
  • Technology commercialization process
  • Operational procedures
  • Cash flow analysis (accounts receivable and payable)
  • Budget
  • Work flow and employee talent utilization
  • Physical logistics and workspace utilization

Additional services may also be provided depending on the client's needs. For example:

  • Visiting other facilities or sites to determine feasibility of adapting model to their institutional structure
  • Providing budget analysis to determine basis for legislative funding request
  • Presenting information to legislators
  • Contacting outside funding sources
  • Grant writing

Bestiga! is not limited in regard to creativity, passion, and knowledge of a broad spectrum of industries. Let Bestiga! assist your company as you ascend and conquer.



Bestiga! provides presentations to a variety of groups on a variety of topics. Bestiga brings a novel approach to presentations based on life experience in regard to business consulting, the medical industry, special needs related topics, and other real-life challenges.


Academic Presentations:

A Special Life: Beyond the Classroom
Presented to classes at:
Oklahoma State University
Southern Illinois University
Instructor Rating, 9/2012:  4.9 out of 5

Research Presentations:

Henricks, S., Breaking Difficult News in the Pediatric Setting.
Support Organization For Trisomy (SOFT) Scientific Symposium, Denver, CO., July, 2008.



Guest Speaking Presentations

Why Do I Need to Learn This? - Applying classroom lessons to outdoor adventure.
Raleigh, NC - Wakefield Middle School, 2010. Our Lady of Lourdes Elementary School, 2009.
Stillwater, OK - Westwood Elementary School, 2010, 2012.

Dream Big, Travel Far - Afterall, it's a small world.
Stillwater, OK - Stillwater Middle School, 2014, 2015.