Shannon is a Pittsburgh native who began dancing at age 6. Throughout the years she has danced tap, jazz, lyrical, pointe, modern, and ballet. In 2011, Shannon had the pleasure to be a student of Premier Dance Academy; she was part of the first graduating class from Premier Dance Academy. Shannon then went on to study Communications at Kent State University.
Post graduation Shannon returned to Pittsburgh and has actively been involved with the studio teaching, subbing, and adult tap. She currently works at UPMC in their Talent Acquisition department, and is pursuing her Masters Degree in Human Resources. Shannon is excited to have the opportunity to continue her love of dance as a teacher this year! She looks forward to watching her students learn and grow in their love for dance!