Shannon completed both her bachelor’s degree in Rehabilitation Psychology and her master’s degree in Occupational Therapy at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. During her time at UW-Madison, Shannon worked in research focusing on children with autism and their families with regards to feeding and mealtime challenges. Prior to graduate school, Shannon worked as a behavioral technician in ABA therapy with children with autism. She gained experience working with children with autism, developmental delays, anxiety disorders, and ADHD through an internship at an outpatient pediatric clinic in California. Shannon is passionate and eager to learn more about pediatric feeding. During her free time, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, traveling, and reading.