She graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College (OVC) in 2017, receiving the Erie Veterinary Association and OVMA Herd Health & Population Medicine award. Following graduation, she attended the Cornell Summer Dairy Institute, a 6-week advanced training program for dairy veterinarians. Shannon worked at Linwood Vet Services before joining the Upper Grand Vets team in 2018. Having worked on dairy farms and a large cow-calf operation prior to and during vet school, Shannon equally enjoys working with dairy and beef clients, and has a special interest in small ruminant reproduction. Shannon currently owns a single Black Angus cow-calf pair and is looking forward to growing a herd. In her spare time, Shannon enjoys spending time in the outdoors – especially fishing and canoeing.