JoAnn Gines

I am the mother of one child, Wiley JaWuan Shepherd.  He is 28 years old and a student at CAA.

I was Born in Oakland, CA, Reared and Educated in Louisiana, Graduated: Valencia Jr. Sr. High School, BA: Northwestern State University, JD: Southern University Law School, Employed in Telecommunications and Social Services in low income communities, included housing and legal services.


Services on the Board of:

Harris County Community Action Agency

The Arc of Caddo-Bossier

The Advocacy Center

Member Parent Helping Parents

Member of Jewish Community Center Department Developmental Disabilities

Member Special Olympics

Member Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority