Shannon Barker is a graduate of Iowa State University with a degree in event management and an emphasis in hospitality management and entrepreneurial studies. Starting as an intern at a local winery and growing into a lead event coordinator at a convention center, Shannon has been enhancing her craft and gaining more knowledge of events with every opportunity. These roles helped Shannon gain immense knowledge within the industry, including convention management, venue management, program planning, and digital/social media marketing.
Shannon has a passion for delivering great customer service and truly cares about the experience each client and attendee has. She loves to dive into the details and organization that make a program successful, which allows her to stay a few steps ahead while remaining calm and collected. Shannon knows the little details can go a long way for both clients and attendees.
Outside of work, Shannon enjoys spending time traveling, being outdoors, watching movies, and exploring the amazing city her family gets to call home.