Shawneece began her work in Early Childhood Education as a Parent Educator in Parents as Teachers Program in Cincinnati, Ohio. This work inspired her to pursue a Masters in Social Work Administration from the University of Cincinnati. Shawneece has had variety of organizational and family service experience working with young children, their families, and communities in which they live. Most recently, she managed a local Regional Center’s California Early Start Program serving infants and toddlers with developmental disabilities and their families. Shawneece has a strong value of supporting families through the development of their child. Most importantly, she is a wife and parent of three children with a variety of health and educational needs. She is a proud parent of the Ravenswood and Sequoia Unified School Districts.