img_8909Shanelle spent over a decade of her life  in Corporate America before realizing it wasn’t the life she wanted to live. After taking a ten-year break from college she decided to go back to study Journalism and African Studies.

Bearing witness to America’s media and the way in which they portray African Americans inspired Shanelle to start blogging in an attempt to document our stories.Cultur’d is a lifestyle blog dedicated to honoring all African culture.