- College Winthrop University (1993)
Shannon D. Boyd and her husband, Kyle Boyd founded WGCS in 2001. Prior to her position at WGCS, Mrs. Boyd started her own tutoring facility called Learning Link of the Carolinas in 1994. Within her tutoring facility, Mrs. Boyd created a multiplication program and a phonics program that is geared toward the learning disabled child yet greatly benefits on level functioning children. She continues to tutor and serves as the 6th Grade Math & Language Arts teacher as well as mentoring the teachers at WGCS. It was from her tutoring experience that Walnut Grove Christian School was born. From 1997 Mrs. Boyd taught at South Middle School in Lancaster, South Carolina. She was named the “Most Admired Teacher of Lancaster County” in 1996. Mrs. Boyd earned a B.S. in Elementary Education from Winthrop University and holds teaching credentials in South Carolina.