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Hi I'm Shawneese

I'm an elementary principal and teacher, a beloved wife, a mom of three amazing kids, and a work in progress. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am a principal and teacher at an elementary school in Chico, California. My husband and I moved here with our three children so I could pursue my passion for leadership in education. I love to garden, read, create stained glass art, serve in leadership roles, and spend time with friends and family.

Why I am a Mormon

The Mormon church is unique. We have a living prophet, Thomas S. Monson, that leads the restored church of Christ on the earth today. With continual revelation and the fullness of the gospel, I am blessed to have all the resources I need to live a righteous life and return to live with my Father in Heaven someday. I am sealed to my husband for time and all eternity and those ties also bind me to my children. These blessings are only available in the Mormon church. My knowledge of the purpose of this life and how to return to highest kingdom in Heaven guides me daily and helps me to meet the challenges I face. The gospel of Christ rejuvenates me and provides purpose in all I do!

How I live my faith

My family and I attend church services and evening activities each week. I serve as the Young Women's president in my ward where I am blessed to associate with some of the most amazing youth I've ever met. I am inspired by their faith and it strengthens me continually. I read my scriptures, pray, and listen to uplifting music daily.