Shawn Williamson was born in Louisiana. He was raised most of his life on the mission field by his parents Joey and Kim Williamson.
He has worked full time with Freedom Ministries since 1993 when he finished Ministers Training Institute. In 1996 he and his wife Crystal were married. Crystal grew up her entire life in Mexico with her parents David and Debbie Hogan.
They now live in Central Mexico with their daughter Dacey.