Shermaine Jones Virginia Homeschool SpeakerTradeWinds Institute

Shermaine Jones and her husband James have lived in Virginia Beach for 23 years and have homeschooled their two sons from first grade through the completion of high school. Shermaine has a Bachelor’s in Bible and a Masters of Religious Education degree. While homeschooling, she taught Bible classes at Homeschool Plus for 7 years up to 2007. In 2008, she accepted a position as Professor and Academic Dean at Tidewater Bible College in Virginia Beach and became a writer for Myfrienddebbie.com on-line women’s magazine. For this magazine, she has published over 35 articles that range in topic from understanding your purpose to managing the stressors of daily life. In 2011, after graduating her first son, she established a vocational education program for high school homeschoolers called TradeWinds Institute of which she is the Executive Director. She has authored and published a book entitled From Darling to Destiny: Parenting on Purpose for God’s Divine Purpose. Her oldest son graduated from Oral Roberts University in 2015 and her youngest son graduates from Regent University in May. Shermaine is called to equip believers through the word of God to live a victorious Christian life. She is committed to helping others pursue their God-given destiny.