is a Tallahassee native and graduate of Leon High School and Florida A&M University
always knew she
would one day become a news broadcaster.She set out to pursue that dream when she came to NewsChannel 27 in July of 1999 as a news intern.
From there, she
literally worked her
way up the newsroom ladder.Shonda
first job at NewsChannel 27
as a videotape editor.With sheer determination, she
progressed to a newscast producer, a specialty segment producer, a satellite feed coordinator, a general assignment reporter, fill-in anchor and now, Morning News Anchor.
enjoys anchoring Morning News
also loves getting out in the field and covering stories affecting the community.She has a bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism from FamU and also takes pleasure in volunteering in the community.
Shonda's favorite biblical quote comes from Psalms, chapter 45, verses 1 & 2, which she
especially enjoys spending time with her
dozens of family members on Sunday afternoons at "Grandma's House."
You can catch Shonda
on weekdays, beginning at 5:30 a.m.