Always having a niche for expressing herself artistically at a young age in high school realized fashion design was fit for her. At fifteen she took the first step to career in fashion by enrolling in the Fashion Design & Merchandising Program at Johnson County Community College. She has received multiple scholarships including from the college and local designer challenges. After she graduated with an Associate of Applied Science in Apparel she was accepted the fashion program of Massachusetts College of Art & Design located in Boston. She continues work on building her brand SHANGARI, and will Graduate with her BFA in May 2020.