Breaking barriers both culturally and musically Kasaundra Shields "makes the gospel genre accessible to the everyday man" says International Recording Artist and Grammy Nominated, Maimouna Youssef. With powerful lyrics and a relatable story line, combining melodious instruments and clean vocals, Kasaundra's ministry and music breaks barriers between cultures, ethnicity and religious beliefs.
At 28, Baltimore, MD native Kasaundra Shields is not only a recording artist but vested in ministry, songwriting, and graphic design. While studying as an undergraduate at Morgan State University, in 2013 Kasaundra joined Grammy University-DC Chapter and Creative Nomads to gain more hands-on experience in the music business. In 2013 she landed an opportunity to travel as a personnel assistant with Grammy nominated Maimouna Youssef. In 2014 she graduated with her Bachelor of Science degree in Architecture & Environmental Design and launched her graphic design business, Kreativemind Studios. Kasaundra currently serves under the tutelage of Prophet Jorah and Pastor Gil Kiah of Destiny's Door Global Ministries as a young adult leader and worship leader. She also is the visionary of DrawN Collective, a prophetic ministry whose mission is to declare the good news of Jesus Christ through song, intercession, teaching, and outreach. With all she has accomplished and has still set out do, Kasaundra’s hope is for all to learn of the love Christ and fulfill God’s perfect will for her life.