Shannon hails from South Florida and is a graduate of Florida State University, where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations. During her time at FSU, Shannon worked as a Digital Marketing Assistant in the university’s Office of Commercialization.
In that role, she assisted with website design, wrote and published articles, and implemented a marketing plan that would better attract potential university licensees.
Prior to joining Hemsworth, Shannon spent an immersive four weeks abroad, studying theater in London. She also spent time interning for a New Orleans-based PR firm, where she supported the national furniture retailer West Elm with media relations and event planning in support of new store openings.