Shanna is a former elementary band and general music teacher with degrees in Music Education and Educational Leadership. She is currently employed by the PA Music Educators Association, where she is the Director of Education and Events. She was the 2014 recipient of the Outstanding Young Music Educator Award in Pennsylvania. She is active with the Harrisburg chapter of MOMS Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and Indivisible Action- PA 10th District.
Shanna is married to her husband Eric, and they have a 3 1/2 year old son, Elliott, as well as 4 rescued cats.
Shanna is running for PA State Representative to be an advocate for public education, bring transparency to the state legislature, and focus on safe schools and communities.