Shamya grew up in church, and she experienced the power of God and the Holy Spirit at a very young age. As early as 7 years old, she and her family committed to guarding her heart and investing in her spiritual life. She has always been a person seeking to please God in all that she does, and she loves preaching and teaching the word of God. She went to Global University for evangelism and is credentialed through Assemblies of God. She attended Calvary Christian Center for 6 years where she began her ministry work and had the pleasure of serving under Pastor Jim & Dawn Raley, and where she began leading and disciplining women at Daytona Beach Women’s Correctional Facility.
She had the privilege to serve Pastor Debra and Terry Howell at Living Water Fellowship as the Connection Pastor for 5 years . She now serves at Kingdom Culture in Winter Garden, FL where Jeremy and Missy Dunn are the Pastors.
Her experiences in ministry events include: leading prayer and intercession at Thrive 2017, 2018 and 2019 (an Assemblies of God conference for women), as well as leading a seminar at Stronger (an Assembly of God conference for women in ministry).She loves her family and friends and is a very proud auntie of 6 wonderful nieces and nephews.