Shannen graduated from Mercyhurst University in 2016 with a Bachelors of Science in Athletic Training. She then went on to Gannon University to earn her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2019. While earning her Doctorate, she was also working as an Athletic Trainer for the Women’s Acrobat and Tumbling team, Women’s Lacrosse and Basketball teams. Shannen has experience working with a wide range of ages in both the acute and outpatient settings. Shannen works as a Physical Therapist and Athletic Trainer with the USA Rhythmic Gymnastics team, where she provides both a manual and exercise based treatment approach. In her free time, she enjoys coaching lacrosse, being outdoors, and spending time with her family.