Ieshah Whitehead is often sought after for advice and guidance from many. Among family and friends, she is called upon when they desire honest, unfiltered counsel. Ieshah turned her talents into a career as a Marriage and Family Therapist at Cornerstone Marriage & Family Therapy in New York. She works closely with individuals, couples, and families, helping them move past life’s many impasses.
Prior to becoming a therapist, Ieshah graduated from Howard University earning a Bachelor degree in Information Systems Analysis and Design. After graduation she worked in the corporate world as a business analyst at Goldman Sachs. Finding her life unsatisfying, she departed Wall Street for a career in real estate. She worked for The Corcoran Group and achieved record-breaking sales in Brooklyn. Ieshah went on to establish ILW Group, Inc. where she served as CEO/Broker. She “off tracked” for a few years to raise her son, before returning to school to earn a Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy from Hofstra University.
Ieshah enjoys being a part of the healing process of others. She has fought through complex adversities in her life and is determined to teach others the skills needed to do so as well. She shares her personal experiences through her work with Battered 2 Beautiful. Ieshah believes whatever you are facing in life someone else has experienced and has survived; therefore you can overcome it also.
Joining Battered 2 Beautiful has allowed Ieshah to marry her strong business background with her “tree hugging” therapist characteristics. She is involved in the business development and day-to-day operations of the organization. Ieshah is excited about the life changing work ahead from Battered 2 Beautiful.
Ieshah enjoys baking cupcakes and cookies for friends and family. Her amazing crumb cakes are sought after during the holiday season. Ieshah is a divorced single mom raising her beautiful son and daughter.