Shannon is the Campus Training and Technical Assistance Program Manager at the Center on Domestic Violence at the University of Colorado Denver. In this capacity, she provides training and technical assistance on the development and effectiveness of coordinated community response teams to campuses funded through the United States Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women’s Campus Program. A licensed clinical social worker, Shannon has over 18 years of experience working to end gender-based violence through advocacy, response, prevention, and education in University settings. Shannon serves on the Leadership Council for the Campus Advocates and Prevention Professionals Association (CAPPA), a national organization for campus professionals working to end gender-based violence on college and university campuses. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology, a Master of Social Work degree, and a Women’s Studies Certificate of Graduate Study from the University of South Carolina. When she is not seeking to bring more peace and justice into the world by lifting the voices of survivors, she enjoys exploring the wild west with her partner in life and two adorable, rowdy children.