Shannon Bennett Shannon is an independent consultant that provides accounting services to Grounded Strategies. Prior to working with Grounded, she was the Operations Director for Construction Junction, a nonprofit organization that focuses on conservation through the reuse of building materials. She has a BA in Sociology from Hiram College and an MBA from the University of Pittsburgh with an emphasis in Strategy and Entrepreneurship. Shannon lives in Wilkinsburg with her husband Jonathan and rescued Norwegian Elkhound mix Colby. She enjoys baking, traveling and spending time with her friends and family, though much of her free time is spent renovating a 120-year-old Victorian house.