As one of our Principal Consultants, Shannon provides information risk management consulting expertise and supports client relationships across the U.S.
Shannon is an industry leader in Information Security and Assurance, bringing over twenty years of industry expertise in the field. Along with a background in supporting our diverse customer base, Shannon maintains CISSP and CRISC industry certifications. She has experience working for and with companies spanning the Fortune 500 to small business, leading and managing implementations assessing information technology controls.
A native of Minnesota, Shannon received both her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Information Security and Assurance from Capella University while graduating Summa Cum Laude.
Shannon’s ability to effortlessly weave her experience in Information Security along with her inherent ability to work with individuals of all roles has proved paramount to Orange Parachute’s growth and success. Shannon believes in a “lead by example” foundation and while working with her you will often hear her say, “let’s build your story” as it relates to your security program and vision.
As evidenced by the number of success stories Shannon has produced both internally and externally, she is the embodiment of Orange Parachute’s core values: kindness, humble confidence, patient curiosity, creativity, transparency and collaboration.
In her free time, Shannon enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and dogs; gardening; reading; traveling; and supporting Minnesota sports teams.