Shannon is originally from Bagley, MN. She has an Associates Degree in Criminal Justice and a Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Science. Having graduated from MSUM, she met her husband, Darin, from Moorhead and married in 2011. After welcoming their first daughter, Evelyn, in 2014, Shannon decided to make a career change from managing fitness facilities to getting into the insurance industry in 2015. During that time they welcomed their second daughter, Abigail, in 2017. Shannon's passion is helping people. She wants every person she meets to understand their insurance and feel comfortable knowing that when the unexpected happens, they'll be prepared and adequately covered.