Shannon's a much-in-demand docu-reality producer and director, whose savant-like understanding of the genre, combined with her ability to create intimate bonds with her subjects, pays off in riveting television... and now riveting novels like Reality Jane.
Recent producer/ director credits include some of Canada's biggest & best reality shows: Bachelor Canada for CityTV, Real Housewives of Vancouver for Slice/Bravo, Peak Season for MTV and The Week the Women Went for CBC. She cut her reality chops in Los Angeles, producing on numerous shows from The Dr. Phil Show, to Bachelorettes in Alaska, to Race to the Altar. Shannon began her broadcasting career as an on-air host and reporter for the CBC, and continues to work on long-form documentary, such as CBC Doczone's 'Mars&Venus Today'. She currently lives in Vancouver, BC with her D.P. husband and two young sons.