Shannon earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Child and Adolescent Development from California State University, Fullerton. She went on to complete the Speech Language Pathology Assistant program at Santa Ana College. She has worked with children ages 18 months -18 years old and has spent many years working with the mild to severe population in both the private and public school settings. She is especially passionate about the opportunities early intervention provides to come along side parents and help them and their children. In her free time, she loves spending time with her two children and enjoys theatre arts and filmmaking.