Shannon joined Conservation Legacy in August of 2016. Originally from East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania where she earned a Bachelors degree in Anthropology, Shannon served as an intern in the Bridge Network Washington, D.C. support office. She moved to Durango, Colorado in August of 2015 serving a year as the OSMRE VISTA at the Southwest Colorado Council of Governments. She worked to support 14 communities through the southwest Colorado region while developing a shared services and recycling program. Falling in love with the mountains Shannon decided to put down roots in Colorado, and accepted the Member Experience Coordinator position at Conservation Legacy. In her free time she enjoys hanging out with her dog D'Go, hiking, reading, skiing, and exploring the region.