Shannon Hall is a Special Projects & Security Officer in the Operations Team.

Before joining WRI, she worked for the Devolved Scottish Government at the British Embassy, where she designed and delivered projects to strengthen US-Scottish relations. She has 5 years of experience in project management, including a few years specializing in international program coordination. Prior to her work with the Scottish Government, Shannon lived in Santiago and and worked for Centro de Estudios del Desarrollo, a Chilean think tank.

Shannon received her BA in International Relations, with a concentration in Conflict and Security from George Washington University.

Originally from Southern Maryland, Shannon now lives in Washington, DC. In her free time she loves going to shows at any of DC’s live music venues and traveling.