Shaneka Brown was born on February 6, 1991, in Orangeburg, SC. Shaneka is a 2009 graduate of Orangeburg Wilkinson High School. Shaneka earned her Bachelor of Science from Lander University in 2013 and obtained her Masters of Science in 2016 from Strayer University. Shaneka completed Real Estate School at Exceed Real Estate School in Columbia SC. Her desire to be a public servant has led her career tenure with working as a Social Worker for the State of South Carolina for the past eight years. Her current role is a Supervisor with the State of South Carolina and a licensed Realtor with Paragon Realty in Orangeburg SC.
Shaneka has obtained many certifications such as being a Certified Case Manager, Certified Care Manager, Certified in Child Welfare, Certified in Adult Protective Services. Certified as A Family Practitioner in Social Services and a Certified Grant Writer. Shaneka is also a Notary for the State of South Carolina. Shaneka is the daughter of Joseph and Lillie Brown and the proud mother to her daughter Aliyah Brown-Hampton. Shaneka has one sister Sabrina Brown and niece Kamryn. A focal point for Shaneka is to service others. Shaneka wanted to take her expertise in Social Services to service others. Shaneka has taken her expertise in Social Services to provide professional services in real estate with helping the community. Shaneka has received much success in real Estate with assisting buyers and sellers. Shaneka main objective is to educate her clients within the homeownership process. Shaneka serves as a Board Member of Orange Hopes Senior Initiatives in which she advocates for seniors. Shaneka is a member of Columbia NOW in Columbia SC and a member of Order of Eastern Star (Daughters of Ruth #972). Shaneka is a member of Macedonia Baptist Church. Shaneka continues to live by her manta as written in Proverbs 31 8-9, Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves, for the rights of all who are destitute. Speak up and judge fairly; defend the rights of the poor and needy. Shaneka service to God and the community continues to drive her passion and efforts to effect real and meaningful change.