Shannon Bryan is a Masters Student in the School of Public Health at The University of Arizona focusing on Family and Child Health. Shannon has a Bachelor’s Degree from Northern Arizona University in Political Science with dual minors in sociology and psychology. Shannon has completed internships with Organizing for America, the Carter Center, and the Health Resource Service Administration (HRSA). Shannon’s passion in maternal and child health is in exploring how adverse childhood experiences and other environmental/social exposures can affect child and adolescent development. She is particularly focused on the at-risk youth in the juvenile justice and child welfare systems. Shannon is an Arizona native who loves taking advantage of any and everything related to exploring the outdoors.