Center Stage Elite was founded by Desiree Roberts who has been active in the pageant industry for over 17+ years, including competing, coaching, directing, and judging. Center Stage Elite provides full-service pageant coaching for girls and women to enhance their confidence, poise, communication, interview, and leadership skills.
Center Stage Elite also offers professional development services such as resume and cover letter writing, and coaching in public speaking, interviewing, and career and leadership development. Desiree currently works in Human Resources - Learning & Development for a Tech Company, has worked in Human Resources for over 10+ years, and has obtained her Master's of Science Degree in Management - Human Resources and her Society of Human Resources Management - Certified Professional Certification.
We are located in the Bay Area, California, but virtual coaching and services are offered across the world. Additionally, Desiree is available to judge pageants and events, host workshops, and facilitate group sessions.
To help our clients enhance their confidence, communication skills, and natural talents, while becoming the best version of themselves.
Excellence – We strive to consistently operate in excellence.
Leadership – We encourage our clients to be leaders and make a difference in their communities.
Integrity – We are ethical, fair, and honest.
Talent – We seek to develop and recognize the talents and achievements of our clients.
Empowerment – We uplift our clients, help boost their confidence, and motivate them to reach their highest potential.
Check out some of our past events!
Judged the Mr. & Miss Juneteenth Pageant 2023 in San Francisco, CA
Judged the Miss HBCU Teen Pageant 2023 in Bowie, MD
Facilitated "Self Love & Sistas" Workshop for NCNW- Bowie State University Students in 2020
Directed the Little Miss Tea Rose Pageant Presented by Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. - Psi Theta Omega Chapter in Orlando, FL in 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018
Choreographed Contestant Dance at the Miss Black and Gold Pageant Presented by Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. - Xi Iota Chapter at the University of Central Florida in 2017