Shannon started working for Dr. Mount in October of 2010 and has been in dentistry since 2002. She went to Central Florida Community College where she completed the Dental Assisting program.

Shannon has lived her whole life in Chiefland. She is the only child to Danny Riffle and Beverly Holt (Dortch). Shannon is married to Danny Allen of Cedar Key and has one child, Tyler, and two stepchildren, Daniel and Dillan.

Shannon enjoys spending time on the water and relaxing at home with her family.