Shawnna is a native of Baltimore City, currently residing in Harford County. Educated and graduated from Baltimore City Public School, leading to Coppin States College where she earned a BS in Criminal Justice and an MS in Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counseling.
Prior to her current position, Shawnna served the City of Baltimore as a Community Service Officer, followed by the State of Maryland as a Juvenile Probation Officer.
Shawnna then traveled to several States and Countries holding positions such as Casework Counselor in the Virginia Department of Corrections and Behavior Intervention Specialist while overseas.
Shawnna currently serves the juvenile population and their families in Baltimore County as an MDFT therapist contracted through BCJDC.
Shawnna provides group therapy to the youth of incarcerated parents through the S.E.F.K program. Shawnna is the devoted wife of Candidate Andre Johnson, mother of 5 beautiful children, 2 incredible granddaughters, an adoring daughter, and supportive sister.