Shannon is a sixth generation Texan whose family has been proud Texas citizens since the time of the Republic. He was raised on a family cotton farm in Terry County and there learned the value of hard work and developed a true love for the land. He moved to Big Spring in 2000.
Shannon is a corporate charter pilot and flight instructor based in Big Spring. Shannon has been a professional pilot for 35 years, having learned to fly at his local airport when he was in high school.
Shannon is blessed to be married to his best friend, Emily. They recently celebrated their 12th anniversary and live in Big Spring with four rotten cats and a pretty good dog. Both Shannon and Emily enjoy riding motorcycles and traveling with friends and family.