Shannon specializes in “problem hair” – fine, thinning, damaged hair and/or unmanageable curls or cowlicks. She is particularly adept at all shades of blonde hair and especially loves doing bridal and wedding styling. Shannon first gained notice as a stylist in Oregon for her work in commercial and fashion photography. In 1997, she was awarded the National Cosmetology Association’s top prize, the Vogue Award for “Best Hair & Makeup Stylist.” Shannon then became Senior Hair & Makeup Designer at the Robert Cromean Salon in Las Vegas – the flagship artistic design salon for John Paul Mitchell Systems. She then went on to become Master Stylist at Diva Studios; one of the Top 10 Salons in America, as voted by Allure magazine. She is the preferred private hair and makeup consultant for Barney’s New York in Los Angeles and the Four Seasons Hotel in Las Vegas. Her work has appeared on MTV, VH1, Glamour Magazine, in feature films, and in numerous national media campaigns.