Shayna Sands is a guitarist and songwriter originally from Corpus Christi, Texas who has toured and performed extensively from San Marcos song circles to New York City club shows, alongside D.I.Y. a European tour. Her reputation has only flourished over the years since she has integrated many guitar styles into her work. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Music from Texas A&M Corpus Christi with an emphasis in classical guitar and composition. In 2015, she founded a music for tots program, Heart Beats Music Fundamentals for Kids which fosters creativity in young children while teaching the fundamentals of music. Her music and creativity has also aided her work as an activist. She recently joined forces with Austin Sanctuary Network and Austin Classical Guitar to provide private lessons to help immigrants in sanctuary mentally and emotionally. She continues to grow her private studio and seek places where music can lift spirits of those in need.