WAGtober Meet the WAGS: Shekinah Young


Meet Shekinah. The Memphis-bred beauty making waves in the beauty industry. She is the wife to NBA player, Thaddeus Young, and a mamapreneur. Shekinah sat down with our editors to discuss hidden talents, love, and advice for aspiring entrepreneurs. Read our exclusive interview after the break!

LeShonda Martin

LeShonda Martin is the founder of WAGS Redefined and current editor of the company’s magazine and website. She is originally from Indiana and currently resides in Atlanta with her husband, retired NFL veteran defensive back, Sherrod Martin, and their son Jayce. Martin has a degree in Psychology from Emory University and a Master's in Sports Administration from Georgia State University. No stranger to athletics, she obtained a full basketball scholarship to Mercer University and later Emory University. She is a founding member and Deputy Director of the Professional Football Wives Association, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit for NFL wives, fiancées, and girlfriends. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, reading books, listening to podcasts, writing, traveling, playing sports, and spreading The Good News.