ShoutCMS provides a premade Members Search Form that is hidden and restricted by default. To make the Form active, you must create a link to it, or make it "Live" so it appears in the Navigation Menu. You can also modify the security settings to make it accessible to more than just Administrators.
Ensure that you are familiar with editing Pages before attempting to activate the "Find a Member" Page.
The "Find a Member" Page can be found in the Site-Tree, under Site Misc --> System Page:
To make the Page accessible:
The "Find a Member" Page can be edited just like any other; Content that is added to it will appear above the search controls. The two Pages located underneath it, "Member Search Results" and "Profile", can be edited in a similar way.
The visibility of fields in the search results can be modified in the Contacts Settings area.
Authorized users that visit the "Find a Member" Page will be presented with the following form (along with any content you have added):
Once they have submitted their query, the results will be displayed according to the permissions set in the Contacts Settings area.