Shante is a college graduate, having graduated from York College, City University of New York. She will be attending the Parsons New School for Design this fall in order to obtain a Master's Degree in graphic design and animation. She would like to have a career as a film or game animator. Shante's volunteer experiences include working with the Harlem Live/Internet Publication by the youth of New York, the Whitney Museum of American Art, and an assisted living residence. In her spare time she enjoys visiting museums, listening to music, going to the movies, reading, drawing, illustrating, animating, writing, and surfing the net.