Shannon Connolly


B.S. Cellular Biology, Certified Integrated Nutrition Health Coach


Shannon graduated from Merrimack College in 2019, in the honors program, with a Bachelors of Science in Molecular and Cellular Biology and Biotechnology. She has always had a passion for healthy living and promoting wellness routines, and also is a certified health coach and mentor.


Shannon has worked for Noom Inc., Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, and tutored high school students. She taught Marine Biology and Chemistry at Stonehill College to 4-8 graders. During college, Shannon participated in Relay for Life and Special Olympics, and led numerous student service trips to Jamaica and Appalachia working with children with disabilities.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Has a twin sister.
  • Competed in award winning FIRST Robotics competitions (FRC) worldwide.
  • Studied abroad in Italy, and visited Germany and Austria.
  • Has been dancing since she has been two years old.
  • Loves to paint, hike, jet ski, and cook.