Shana has a Master of Public Health from Eastern Virginia Medical School and a Bachelor of Science in Biology, Chemistry Minor, from Old Dominion University.  Her work background consists of managing veterinary hospitals, research committees, performing medical compliance inspections, a HIPAA privacy officer, and a public health manager.

 Little Mouse’s Sweet Treat is her first children’s book; however, she has been previously published in a scientific journal and has served as a technical editor for a multi-volume, scientific journal.  For the past nine years, she has volunteered as a compliance inspector for a plastic surgery and cosmetic practice.

 She enjoys reading, writing, nature, and animals.  She lives in Suffolk, Virginia, with her husband, two young sons, four cats, 31 koi fish, hundreds of bonsai trees, and lots of wildlife critters.