Sgt Shannon is the Founder/CEO of Michigan Women Veterans Empowerment a faith based nonprofit organization that empowers veterans, their families and the youth in the 8 dimensions of wellness.She’s a best selling author, inspirational speaker and veterans’ advocate. Her background includes teaching, education, community service, ministry and agriculture and agribusiness programs. She’s a passionate and enthusiastic woman that believes that anyone can over trauma and pain with the right support and tools.