Tekesia is a mother of four wonderful son’s and a awesome grandmother. Ms. Shields worked over 12 years as a case manager, educating mother’s on the importance of prenatal and infant mortality prevention. Over the years Ms. Shields encourage not only her own son’s, but several families who lives she touched on a daily basis.
In addition Tekesia Shields decided to start an organization called MAG (Mother’s Against Gang Violence), due to her trails of raising her own son’s… Ms. Shields received services and education that she felt a need to share with the community which may save lives of many youth of today.
After receiving honor’s from Atlanta Public Schools and Center for Black Women’s Wellness, Tekesia Shields decided to walk in her destiny and plant seeds that will nourish the community.