Shannon has a Bachelor of Science in Landscape Horticulture and Design from Purdue University.
Shannon has been in the green industry for 20 years, with experience in landscape design/build & maintenance, retail and floral design. Prior to Midwest, she worked for a landscape company where she held positions in purchasing, residential account management, and seasonal container design. At Midwest, Shannon leads the marketing department and is responsible for product line development and the plant accession & trial process. She also coordinates work in the Midwest Gardens. Shannon is an ICN Pro specializing in perennials and is a member of the Perennial Plant Association Board of Directors and the College of DuPage Hort Advisory Board.