Shannon Barker


Shannon Barker
Attendee Experience Manager

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 becoming a lead event coordinator at a convention center, Shannon has enhanced her craft and gained knowledge of events with every opportunity. These roles helped her 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 client and attendee experience. She loves diving into the details and organization that make a program successful, allowing her to stay a few steps ahead while remaining calm and collected. 

Outside of work, Shannon enjoys traveling, being outdoors, watching movies, and exploring the amazing city her family calls home.