A native of Fort Mitchell, Kentucky, Shannon graduated from the University of Kentucky with a B.A. in Psychology, a B.S. in Hospitality, Management, & Tourism, and is an alumnae of Kappa Alpha Theta.
After spending two years as the Marketing and Hospitality Manager for a Neapolitan pizzeria in Northern Kentucky, she relocated to Crestview, Florida. She wants to continue to make the Crestview area community a great place to live, work, and do business.