Technical Director & Interpreter- Shannon Thwaite
Shannon grew up in the Bay Area and currently lives in San Jose with her husband, Steve and their dog, Keegan. She attended UC Davis, Santa Clara University and New College Berkeley, received a BS in Electrical and Computer Engineering, a MA in Psychology and a Masters in Christian Studies. Shannon worked for over 20 years in the high tech industry and for the last 10 years in the church, non-profit organizations and the real estate industry.
Shannon’s volunteer work includes Big Brothers Big Sisters, Christian Challenge, Bill Wilson Counseling Center, Catholic Charities, Menlo Park Presbyterian Church, The River Church Community and New Hope Community Church.
Shannon’s two favorite hobbies are tennis and gardening and she is an apprentice puppeteer.
Fun Facts: Shannon was born in England and lived in Southern France for 6 months. She also designed and installed most of her own backyard.