Shawn is a young lady starting the 8th grade who has done a lot of traveling with her parents. Every few years, her family moves to a new location to follow the work. She has lived in cities such as Los Angeles, Cincinnati, Denver, etc.
Her talents include singing, dancing & painting. In her encounter with Whit she is brought to confront the protective emotional wall she has erected to keep herself from having friends that she will eventually have to say goodbye to. With Whit's help she makes her first friend, Roger when she "helps" Whit find his own store, Whit's End.