Shannon is excited to join the WALB News team. She is originally from Conyers, Ga, but graduated from the University of Georgia in 2013 with a 3.55 GPA. She has a Bachelors of Arts in Digital Broadcast Journalism and Political Science.
Before coming to WALB, Shannon has interned in the Public Affairs Department with CW69 in Atlanta and at her school's student run news station, known as 'GradyNewsource.'
Shannon interned with WALB-TV in 2012 and from there knew she wanted to become a reporter in Southwest Georgia.
Shannon enjoys listening to music, shopping, and hanging out with friends. She is a huge FOOTBALL Fan and roots for her Georgia Bulldogs every chance she gets. She is also a huge Atlanta Falcons fan and enjoys going to their games at the Georgia Dome, especially when they play the New Orleans Saints.
Shannon loves to meet new people and is always willing to help others. She has met so many nice people in the Good Life City and hopes to continue meeting many more south Georgians. If you have any story ideas feel free to shoot her an email.
And if you see her around town, she will smile and say "Hello," because she loves to make other people smile.