About Rev. Shannon ...

Shannon is a native of eastern North Carolina. He holds a Bachelor of Music degree with a concentration in Voice Pedagogy from East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina. After spending several years as an underwriting supervisor at an insurance company, he moved to Fort Worth in 2001 to attend Brite Divinity School. He earned his Master of Divinity degree in 2004 and was ordained in 2013.

Before joining our staff, Shannon served as a Minister at Central Christian Church in Weatherford, Texas for 15 years. He began as a part-time student minister with the primary responsibility of directing the adult choirs. Upon graduation from seminary he was made the full-time Minister of Worship and Music, eventually becoming Associate Minister. In addition to working with his choirs, Shannon enjoyed preaching, teaching Sunday School, and planning special worship services throughout the liturgical year.

In addition to being a minister, Shannon is also a certified Bikram Yoga instructor. He attended training in Los Angeles in 2011 and has taught for nearly five years at Bikram Yoga Fort Worth. During his spare time, Shannon enjoys reading, playing piano, practicing yoga, watching old movies, and binge-watching TV shows. He lives in west Fort Worth with his very spoiled dog, Bernice.


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