Shannon graduated from the Western College of Veterinary Medicine is Saskatoon in 1995. For her initial 10 years of practice, she worked in Price George, BC doing emergency and small animal medicine and surgery.
Upon returning home to Winnipeg in 2005, she worked at clinics in St. James and Charleswood. In February 2016, Shannon joined South End Vet.
When not working, she enjoys socializing with family and friends and sharing time with her geriatric dog, Gemma.