Meet The Author

Houston, Mississippi-born Dr. LaShawna Fant is the author of her first book titled “The Strange Animal Farm.” Dr. Fant has always been fond of reading and writing. As a result of her passion for learning, she first received an associate degree from Itawamba Community College. She then obtained a bachelor’s degree in elementary education and a master’s degree in school counseling from Mississippi State University. In 2018 she attained her doctoral degree in professional counseling from Mississippi College.

One of her chief affections is serving within the blind community. Currently, Dr. Fant is a teacher of blind students. She is also a public speaker and is often involved in community service and mentoring. In addition, some of Dr. Fant’s favorite interests are enjoying nature, traveling, and spending time with family.