Shannon Walker has been a member of the Arizona Law Career Development Office since early 2017 and started in her current position of Senior Director in April 2021. In this role, she assists with managing the Career Development Team and advises current students and recent graduates on all aspects of career development. Shannon also oversees employer relations for the CDO and supports Arizona Law by building and maintaining strong relationships with legal employers, organizing career programming, and developing strategic initiatives to expand opportunities for students and recent graduates. She also directs all Arizona Law interview programs, the Sonoran Desert Public Sector Career Fair, and numerous networking events.
Before joining Arizona Law, Shannon spent three years working for a technology company. She is a native Tucsonan and graduate of the University of Arizona, receiving a dual B.A. in 2013. Additionally, after obtaining her MPA from Arizona State University in 2021, she will be continuing her graduate studies through a Ph.D. in Higher Education at the University of Arizona.