Shannon is a member of the Art Directors Guild local 800 as of 2017, after completing the ADG Production Apprentice program. She graduated from The American Film Institute in 2016 with an MFA in Production Design. Before that, she completed a fellowship at The American Conservatory Theater in fall of 2011, and earned her BA in Theater Design and Technology from the University of California-Santa Cruz in 2008. She worked as a properties artisan, scenic artist, design assistant, and scenic designer on a variety of theatrical projects in the San Francisco Bay Area. Shannon has followed her design passion into film where her postgraduate work has included projects with Showtime, Marvel, Starz, and HBO.
VectorWorks, SketchUp, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Rhino, hand drafting, model making, scenic art, drawing and illustrating.