In 2017, Shannon founded the Scholar Coach Academy to help families understand the college application process for students and how to leverage their athletic and academic skills so that they can get in the college that’s best for them with the best financial package possible.

Shannon is a published author, featured in Seattle Women’s Magazine, Rotary International, The Huffington Post, and The Commercial Appeal.

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Potential topics:

  • The importance of promoting self-efficacy in children

  • Positioning your student to stand out in the college application process

  • The myths and realities of college sport recruiting

  • Leadership strategies: Why don't we teach it before high school and college

  • Why parenting today is too hands on and undermines future success

  • Support your student by letting them fail early and often