After graduating from college, Shannon began her professional career as the executive director of the Valentine Chamber of Commerce. She moved to South Dakota and worked as assistant general manager/convention sales manager at Sylvan Lake Resort in Custer State Park where she met her husband, Scott.
Shannon left the hospitality industry to work in newspaper media. She held numerous sales management, general manager, and director of advertising positions. Most recently, during her tenure with Lee Enterprises, she received three Lee President’s awards. She worked as president of Lee Consolidated Holdings (including the Rapid City Journal, Butte County Post, Meade County-Times, Hot Springs-Star, and Chadron Record) for six years.
Shannon has experience operating successful businesses, both as a manager and owner. She looks forward to working with you to meet your business goals and objectives.