She is not an ordinary human being… She has the spunk of Punky Brewster, the mind of General Patton, and the awkward neuroticism of Woody Allen.
— Scott Lifton, producer
 
 

ART: Writer, Performer, Actress, Advocate.

Shannon draws on her eclectic background of the Arts, Corporate America and Zen Buddhism to inquire into and cultivate Truth in Identity and Art in Business. As an actress, she has written and performed one-woman-shows in New York, San Francisco, and The Southwest and in the Women at Work festival in NYC and Solo Performance Festival in Santa Fe, NM . She is a regular featured performer at ActionFiction and Mortified! She studied at American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco, completed Meisner study at Waterfront Conservatory, and has worked with master teachers Rachael Adler, Tom Bentley-Fischer and Ruth Zapora. 

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BUSINESS: CEO, Speaker, Podcaster, Philanthropist.

Shannon is Founder and CEO of House of Who, Inc., a mission-driven creative agency and brand arthouse located in the San Francisco Bay Area. She is co-producer and protagonist in ArtistCEO, a true-story narrative podcast asking the question: Can business and Art live in harmony? She writes and speaks on topics of truth in branding, female leadership, creative entrepreneurship, mental health, and was keynote speaker at the 2010 New Mexico Consumer Wellness Conference. She's on a mission to wake up the world, and herself, to the Truth of who we are.

To book, please contact info@shannondejong.com

 

 
She is lively, honest–full of piss and vinegar.