Shona is from Ayrshire on the South West cost of Scotland. She trained at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in Drama, Applied Theatre and Education. After an internship with the National Theatre of Scotland she went on to work in the North of England with The York Theatre Royal as their Creative Education Associate. At this time she began performing as a solo story teller and building her portfolio as a freelance choreographer. She completed her training from the Ecole Internationale de Théâtre Jacques Lecoq in the summer of 2014 and is currently living in Sao Paulo, Brazil pursuing her work as a story teller, theatre maker and educationalist.