Chief Executive Officer, 206.467.8734 x12
Shannon leads Artist Trust’s efforts to support and encourage artists working in all disciplines in order to enrich community life throughout Washington State. Shannon has been working in arts leadership for over two decades, including roles as the Executive Director at Spokane Arts, PNW Executive Director at The Recording Academy (the GRAMMYs), and Managing Director at Seattle’s The Vera Project. Among her many volunteer and advisory roles, Shannon has been a member of Seattle’s Music Commission, Leadership Tomorrow’s (King County) Curriculum Committee, and a Mayoral appointee to the Seattle Center Advisory Commission. Shannon’s a firm believer in the power of the individual artist to inspire positive personal and community transformation.