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“Shannon’s cheerful disposition and positive outlook on life is infectious and her presentation was well received by our members. We will hire Shannon for future trainings and educational sessions within our association; I hope you would consider the same.”

Gary Gates, Assistant Executive Director
Missouri Parks and Recreation Association

“Shannon’s upbeat, inspirational personality really spoke to our team, and her presentation really resonated with all attendees.”

Rebecca GE

“Shannon’s ability to captivate, motivate and inspire our audience was remarkable. She captured our hearts all while providing relevant, concrete lessons to make the intangible, tangible and left us all wanting more!”

Justine Fauci Green, Community Affairs

“Shannon’s ability to connect with the audience, to provide relevant and relatable anecdotes, and to inspire attendees to map out their goals was remarkable! Her keynote speech was easily one of the most talked items of the conference; our participants couldn’t stop referring back to her presentation’s key takeaways throughout the remainder of the conference.”

Adriana, Society of Women Engineers

“She touches minds and hearts through her honesty, her compassion, and her commitment to building people. She is Leadership In Action!”

Linda Rae Chappell, SpiritWorks Cheerleading and Dance Company Coach, Business Owner, Author and Speaker

“DREAM DELIVER AND INSPIRE is exactly what Shannon does with audiences and individuals. Shannon gives you the skills, words and desire to reach your goals and excel in life. I highly recommend Shannon if your company, school or organization needs to believe they can achieve success.”

Deborah Wiebrecht, Director
Variety Children's Charity of Greater Kansas City

“Shannon spoke at our statewide teen summit and her magnetic personality grabbed the student’s attention and left them feeling empowered with a renewed sense of spirit. She was very professional and highly recommended to work with for your youth event!”

Gary Michael Templeman, Kentucky 4-H Youth Development Agent
Logan County Extension Service

“Shannon was a workshop presenter at the Western National Roundup. She was a pleasure to work with, cared deeply about engaging with the 14 to 19 year old participants, and did an amazing job incorporating technology into her workshop. Cutting edge is a great description of Shannon and her presentations. Thank you!”

Melissa Oliver, Event Director
Western National Roundup

“Thank you for speaking at our Oklahoma State Roundup. When our leadership council started the search for a speaker, your name rose to the top based on the impression you left from a previous state presentation you made. I think it says a lot that our young people wanted to hear you again. Your keynote presentation truly spoke to our young people.”

Tracy Beck, Event Coordinator
Oklahoma 4-H

“Shannon truly wants to help inspire others to accomplish their dreams and achieve more. Her interest lies not just in making a living, but living a life that can help improve the lives of others.”

Peyton W. Holland, State Advisor
North Carolina SkillsUSA

“Shannon was extremely motivated, enthusiastic, and professional and was able to keep the students attention. You could have heard a pin drop in the ballroom!”

Steve Williamson, Instructor and Lead Advisor for SkillsUSA
Warren County Career Center, Lebanon, Ohio

“Shannon is a phenomenal person as well as a very gifted public speaker. She has a tremendous heart for improving lives and motivating each individual to achieve their personal best.”

Kevin Shaffstall, Director, Pryor Center for Leadership Development
William Jewell College Kansas City, MO

“Shannon did a great job at our FCCLA State Leadership Conference. Her message was fun, motivating, and relevant to the interests and concerns of high school students. I would gladly welcome her back.”

Brandon Hudson, State Adviser & CTE Specialist
Tennessee SkillsUSA/FCCLA

“Our youth were quite drawn to Shannon’s excellent balance of professionalism, warmth and accessibility. She was a delight to work with.”

Bradd Anderson, State 4-H Youth Development Specialist
Missouri 4-H

“Shannon is energetic, flexible and has the ability to communicate with diverse groups.”

Elizabeth Smith, Student Resource Services (Collegiate Market)

“Whether Shannon is speaking to youth, community leaders or parents, her words of encouragement and motivation are truly spoken from the heart.”

Nancy Elkins Mense, 4-H Youth Specialist
University of Missouri Extension

“I could not have been more pleased with what Shannon was able to do for us…she was phenomenal. We’re definitely going to invite her back in the future.”

Tobey B., Cheer & Dance Coach
Bethany College

“Listening to Shannon’s captivating and inspiring speech made me feel very determined. I was able to see that anyone can set their mind to anything they want and become it.”

Marical R.

“Listening to Shannon’s captivating and inspiring speech made me feel very determined. I was able to see that anyone can set their mind to anything they want and become it.”

Marical R.

“You’re such an inspirational speaker and you have totally made an impact on me!”

Martha H.

“Your speech helped me. I just wanted to say thank you for that.”

Michael G.

“Shannon Oleen is a great motivational speaker. So glad she came today!”

Madison L.

“Great workshop today by Shannon Oleen! Learned so much. Thanks for being awesome!”

Steven B.

“Your speech today inspired me so much that I just couldn’t get it out of my head. All I could think about was never giving up and work it to win it, and everything else. I am SO happy I got to hear you speak; it has literally changed my entire outlook on my future!”

Abby W.

“Shannon, I’m a student at WCCC and I listened to your speech today and loved it, it really motivated me.”


Had a great time listening to you Made some really great points! Thanks for coming and speaking :)


Shannon, I just wanted to say you’re a true blessing. You touched each and every one of us students in the audience on Tuesday morning! I am an FCCLA member, this is my freshmen year. I am very excited to what my four years ahead of me will bring. Thank you soo much for the 6 words of wisdom!


It was a pleasure having you speak at SLC! #SoInspiring


Loved getting to hear @shannonoleen speak today!!! #loveher


This girl is such an inspiration! That speech was absolutely amazing!


So glad I got to hear @shannonoleen speak today! Favorite motivational speaker!! So glad I got to meet her and talk to her #nevergiveup


You were amazing and so inspirational to all of us!


You are such an inspiration. Thank you for sharing your amazing word. You really touch a lot of people at State Leadership Conference!!