Shannon is the Associate Director of Patient Education and Outreach at NATF. In her role, she provides valuable information and insight to patients about blood clots through The Beat newsletter and other NATF patient programs.

Over the last two decades, Shannon has worked in both the nonprofit and for-profit sectors, with a focus on writing, communications, and educational outreach. Most recently, she served as the Program Development Director for Jett Foundation, where she worked closely with individuals and families impacted by neuromuscular disorders. She oversaw virtual and in-person gatherings, created educational materials, and developed and executed program initiatives. 

Shannon holds a degree in Journalism and Mass Communications from Saint Michael’s College. In her downtime, she enjoys the outdoors and strives to be at the beach as much as possible during the summer.