Shannon is originally from Janesville, Minnesota and graduated from Minnesota State Mankato with degrees in teaching Spanish and English as a Second Language. Shannon has also earned her Master's Degree in Educational Leadership from Southwest Minnesota State University.
Shannon is married to Steve and together they raise their three children: Elizabeth, Joey, and Josh. Shannon has taught at St. Mary's since 1999 and also teaches at Willow Creek School in Owatonna.
Why St. Mary's?
"I choose to teach at SMS because they have the only elementary Spanish program in the area, I have stayed here so long because we are family."