Arts Center Manager

Shanna is the Art Center Program Manager at Destiny Arts Center, where she works to create a safe, artistic environment where youth and their extended families can thrive. Originally from Brooklyn, New York, Shanna has been with Destiny since September of 2018.

Shanna believes in the power of art to change the world and help people envision a better future.

Shanna has worked for the past decade at various arts and education organizations in the Bay Area as well as advocating for youth leadership development and arts education as an executive committee member with the Arts Education Alliance of the Bay Area. In addition to her work at Destiny, Shanna is a podcaster and comic book writer.

Shanna is trained in youth leadership development practices through Be the Change Consulting. She holds a B.A. in Africana Studies from Brown University.