award - winning writer
Shannon Egan is an award-winning grant writer and has raised over 2.5 million in funds for US-based recovery community organizations. Her expertise includes technical writing and research on the subjects of mental health and substance use disorder prevention, treatment and recovery support services and gaps, as well as scientifically established behavioral health interventions. She is the author of No Tourists Allowed: Seeking Inner Peace in War-Torn Sudan.
Currently, she works as a marketing and development consultant for addiction recovery organizations world-wide. She is also a motivational speaker on 'Creativity in Recovery for Optimal Health and Well-Being' and 'Multiple Pathways of Recovery'.
In her spare time, Shannon masquerades as a cosplayer to offer a creative take on living in addiction recovery. Previously, she worked as a freelance journalist and press officer for the United Nations based in Africa and New York City. Learn more...