Lady Shaunté

She inspires me to go after my dreams and to live courageously and without fear or limitation.

Nominated by Irene Porter

Lady Shaunte’ was one of the trailblazers in gospel music in San Diego for almost 10 years. She was the midday radio announcer on San Diego’s 1040 AM KURS “The Soul Of San Diego” after being an intern with radio legend Larry “Preacherman” Thompson at KPRZ/KCBQ.

Lady Shaunte’ went on win a Stellar Award for Gospel Announcer Of The Year in 2009 and was the first woman in California to ever achieve this accolade. The Stellar Awards are considered to be “The Grammy’s Of Gospel” and is the highest achievement in Gospel Music.

She also received a special commendation from Councilman Tony Young on her achievements and mentorship in the San Diego community.