Lower School Director
M.A., Education, Antioch College
B.A., English, Lewis & Clark College
This is Shannon's 16th year of teaching which includes teaching at Waynflete School in Portland, Maine, Teton County School District, and Journeys School. This is her seventh year at Journeys School. Her experience includes experiential education and using a place-based and integrated approach to teaching and learning. She and her husband owned and operated a whitewater kayaking school in Maine for seven years before returning to the west. She grew up in Jackson Hole and enjoys spending time with her husband, Ben, and son, Flynn, on the water and in the mountains. She is on the board of a local "arts in the schools" organization, pARTners, and is a yearly organizer for the Friends of the Wind River winter blanket and toy drive.