Shamica West
Director of Operations

Shamica West is an exceptional leader who manages the diverse programs of the Mason West Group with uncommon effectiveness and efficiency. She helped design the framework for all of the company's programs and project management approaches.Mrs. West graduated from Oakwood College with a degree in Social Work. She also earned a Masters Degree in Public Policy from the University of Huntsville in Alabama. She served as the founding Dean of Students at the Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy in Tennessee and serves as an advocate for girls entering STEM fields.

Leadership Team

​Mason West III
Executive Director
Mason West III has been an innovative leader in community-based programs for fifteen years. He has developed and managed programs for companies, schools, and governments at every level in the United States, England, and Bermuda. He specializes in prevention, intervention, and restoration strategies That restore lives and communities impacted by cyclical poverty, drugs, gangs, and violent extremism. Mr. West earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Theology at Oakwood College. He later earned his masters degree in Urban and Regional Planning and Community Development from Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University.  Currently, he is pursuing his Doctoral Degree in Educational Leadership at the University of Tennessee.

Our volunteer staff works hard to build a sustainable program that will transform lives and transform communities. The combination of their unique sets of skills is helping the Nation Builders program create a model for change at the local through global levels. 

Bianca Frails
Marketing Director

Bianca Frails helped develop the structure of the Nation Builders Conference, an annual social and business entrepreneurship event produced by the Mason West Group and partnering company Sleep is 4 Suckers. Ms. Frails specializes in logistics, marketing, and program management. Ms. Frails earned her Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from Georgia State University and her Masters Degree in Business Administration from St John's University in New York.