Shannon Wagoner is a first grade teacher at the Academy. She grew up in Mobile, Alabama. She attended Troy University where she received a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education. She attended the University of Alabama where she received a Master of Arts in Special Education. She was a special education teacher in Tuscaloosa County, Tarrant City, and Shelby County. She taught second grade for seventeen years at Endeavor Elementary School in Madison County. She and her husband have one daughter and one dog. She enjoys reading, playing games, boating, riding wave runners, and enjoying time with family and friends. She and her family attend Cove Church in Huntsville. Her favorite Bible verse is Philippians 4:6.