Tarshia Shanái, a lover of God, fashion, and travel, was born and raised in upstate New York. Tarshia has always had a love of travel and helping others since she was a little girl. Having taken her first trip to Myrtle Beach at 8 years old, she quickly became a lover of all things travel and beaches. 

Tarshia is a mother of two sons. At a very young age, she began introducing them to travel. From cruises to Disney vacations to Thailand to Paris, they have experienced travel in all aspects. With over 30 states, 20 countries and countless cities under her belt, Tarshia truly has a passion for travel. 

She also owns several rental properties. She loves to buy homes, fix them up and rent them out. She thoroughly enjoys the process from beginning to end. 

Besides traveling, Tarshia enjoys spending time with family. She also loves interior decorating, party planning, reading, and scrapbooking. She also has a passion for swimwear. After 4 years of planning and prayer, she will be launching Swim by Shanai in 2021.  

She has attended Clark Atlanta University, Saint John Fisher College, and LaSalle University, ultimately obtaining her Bachelors of Science in business administration and her Masters of Science in Human Capital Development. She has worked in human resources for over 15 years in high level positions ranging from nonprofit to education to global organizations. In 2019, she launched HR University, an organization that helps individuals with resume writing, interviewing tips, and more. She also helps businesses from startup forms to compliance to training. Please visit hruniversity.org for more information. Tired of the workplace “shenanigans”, she made a tough decision to fire her boss and began the journey of entrepreneurship. Although the journey wasn’t easy, it was well worth it. In less than 2 years, she was able to grow her travel business to six figures, focusing on helping other began their financial freedom. In October of 2020, she began teaching others how to become successful travel agents and run and operate their own travel agency. In less than 3 months, she helped over 30 people start their journey. Talk about amazing! She is a firm believer in helping others succeed.

-Travel to Live. Live to Travel.