Shannon Carey, Content Marketing Writer
Shannon has a passion for the written word, honing her skills during a 15-year career as a journalist, editor, and freelance writer. She now puts her masterful command of language and ability to craft engaging narratives to work for Ripley PR’s clients.
A Knoxville-area native, Shannon attended Maryville College, earning a degree in writing and communications. Starting with The Shopper-News community newspapers in 2004, Shannon covered topics from utility districts to local business openings with accuracy and engaging style.
Shannon later opened her own freelance writing business, writing B2B and B2C blogs for small businesses and editing trade publications like The Slippery Rock Gazette and Tennessee Public Works Magazine. She also helped found a community news website covering all of Knox County, Tennessee.