• Prior to joining Coastal Bend College, Shannon worked with the University of San Diego and the Dallas County Community College District, where she managed annual operating budgets of over $400 million. Ms. McCarron has held increasingly multiple progressive positions over her seventeen year career. Her most recent experience as Executive Director of Budget & Operations provided her with the opportunity to develop and implement large scale investment strategies and long-term budget planning. 

    Shannon holds a BA from the University of Texas at Arlington and a Master's in Public Administration from the University of North Texas.