Shianne grew up in Wilmington, North Carolina and now lives in Durham. She graduated from Oakwood University in Alabama in 2013 with a BS in Biology. Later, she attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she graduated in 2016 with a BS in Dental Hygiene. She served as Vice President of her dental hygiene class and was a member of the Singulums, the dental school’s a cappella singing group. She graduated with honors, and was inducted into the Sigma Phi Alpha National Dental Hygiene Honors Society. Shianne is very active with her church,and she enjoys singing for the residents at Woodland Terrace. She also enjoys photography, reading, and maintaining a healthy lifestyle.