Gregory "Shawn" Elkins, Agency Director, grew up in Columbia, MS. He graduated from Columbia Academy, and then went on to pursue a degree in Psychology at William Carey University. Shawn has been a member of a volunteer fire department and received training in emergency medical care. He was a member of the Air Force Auxiliary where he served as a team commander and medical officer of a search and rescue unit. Shawn realized his passion for senior home health after caring for his ailing grandmother. He has been in home health for several years since her passing, and has made it his life's mission to help others wherever he can. He started with Southern Grace as a caregiver and now serves as the Agency Director.