As a seasoned executive with experience in all aspects of fundraising, Shannon Watry has spent the majority of her career in key leadership roles with three Girl Scout councils in Southeastern Wisconsin. Most recently, she served as Senior Director of Development at Junior Achievement of Wisconsin where she led the development team responsible for annual revenue in excess of $2 million.
“Fueled by my passion to help youth succeed, I couldn’t be more excited to be part of this dynamic CRJHS community. Daily, I witness the tremendous impact taking place here and feel blessed to be a part of it. I look forward to meeting the many donors and community partners whose investments have helped change lives, one student at a time.”
Shannon is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee with a Journalism/Mass Communication degree. She lives in Wauwatosa with her husband and four children. In her spare time, she enjoys visiting national parks and watching sporting events.