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Shannon Fisher is a writer and the host of The Authentic Woman-Perspectives on the Female Experience in America, a radio show on the Authors on the Air radio network. She profiles one person or group each week on her radio show and also writes biographies and profiles. Shannon is a prominent women's rights advocate, having been named one of the "2012 Richmonders of the Year" by Style Weekly for her activism with the Virginia General Assembly.
Shannon is a member of the Board of Directors of UniteWomen.org, a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit advocacy organization. She co-founded and directed that organization's Unite Against Rape program, which made strides in raising public awareness of the issues of rape, human trafficking and violence against women. Several high-profile legislators, journalists and celebrities participated in Unite Against Rape.
Shannon is a graduate of both The College of William and Mary and the Sorensen Institute for Political Leadership at The University of Virginia. She has been writing and working in the fields of public and community relations since the mid-1990s. Her articles and essays have been published in newspapers, magazines, anthologies, news sites and blogs. Shannon has worked with Universal Studios, PBS, The Theatre of Note, The Music Theatre of Southern California, and the Authors on the Air Global Radio Network.
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