At a young age when kids were deciding what paint they wanted to lick, DeShawn had her sights set on acting. She received her theater degree in May 2013 from UMBC. Some of her recent acting credits include: the award winning web-series “Quarter Century” directed by Shayla Raquel, Investigation Discovery Channel’s “Over My Dead Body”, and Lifetime Network’s “The Haunting Of.” With a passion for acting noticed by all it is her hope, that through consistent hard work she will one day become a full time actor. With her career as a platform, DeShawn hopes to inspire others and help those who are in need.