Leroy Shaw, Jr. is a native of Fayette County, Tennessee. He earned a B.S. in Education from Tennessee State University, a Master’s degree in Administration and Supervision from University of Memphis, and a Master’s of Divinity from Memphis Theological Seminary. Leroy is a former educator; teacher, program director, and principal. He is also co- founder of two non-profit organizations; Children and Family Services of Covington TN and Fayette County Citizens for Progress, Somerville, TN. Leroy is also a licensed minister, elder, and team leader for Personal Ministry at World Overcomers Outreach Ministry Church, Memphis, TN. Leroy started his career in financial services in 1981 as a part- time representative with Primerica Financial Services(BOLD), before becoming a Regional Vice President in 1986. He has over 32 years providing financial services to families throughout the mid-south. He enjoys giving families the financial tools they need to make critical financial decisions.