Shannon performed in her first dance recital at the age of 3. She has danced at numerous dance studios from Georgia, to Colorado, to Texas. Shannon danced under Diane Caputo at Center of Dance studio from 1992 to 1999. Shannon went to Dance Caravan, Denver, in 1996. There, her dance team participated in the Stars of Tomorrow dance competition, where they placed 2nd place Regional Grand Champion. Shannon came to Dance Arts in 2002 and started teaching in 2006. In 2010, Shannon married and moved to Ohio, where she had 3 children. Shannon moved back to Amarillo and is excited to be instructing again at Dance Arts.