OUR Team

Shikina Tellis

Youth City Coordinator

A is a native of Aiken, South Carolina, an entrepreneur, veteran, certified professional life coach, financial education consultant, and motivational speaker. She graduated from the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and a received a Master's degree in Business Administration from Troy University. She is currently pursuing a Master's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Southern New Hampshire University. Shikina has over 26 years of military service leading, mentoring, and coaching logistics, compliance, operations, and supply chain management teams. She has been a District Church member and Youth City teacher since 2019. She loves helping students own and grow in their faith, and she has served as a teacher in various children, youth, and young adult ministries within the U.S. and overseas. Shikina and her husband reside in Potomac, Maryland. They have three exceptional children.

return to Our Team