Shannon works within the education sector as a Psychology teacher. She studied Psychology and Criminology at undergraduate level and completed a further Masters degree in Psychology of Mental Health.
Prior to becoming a teacher, Shannon worked for the NHS within the field of mental health healthcare, in supported living and an acute psychiatric ward. The time spent working within the mental health sector gave Shannon a passion to dedicate her time to supporting this field.
Growing up, Shannon swam competitively for her District Swimming Club. She is also a qualified swimming instructor and accredited mindfulness teacher. In her spare time she enjoys swimming, yoga, travelling and exploring other cultures.