Shonda obtained her Bachelor of Art degree in Psychology and her Master of Social Work degree, both from University of Oklahoma (BOOMER!) She found her calling in hospice in 2002 and has been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker since 2005. Shonda gained in-depth skills and knowledge during her many years of working with chronically mentally ill adults undergoing drug and alcohol treatment, as well as from her time working with adolescents. Shonda utilizes her therapeutic knowledge and professional social work skills to build supportive relationships with patients, families and care center staff. When not busy working, she enjoys attending OU sporting events, reading, and playing with her young son.