Shana has been working in the Early Childhood Special Education field since 2005. Shana began working as the Early Childhood Special Education Coordinator with the Paul Bunyan Education Cooperative (PBEC) in the summer of 2021. Prior to joining the PBEC, Shana worked for the Brainerd Public Schools as an Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE) teacher, within the ECSE program, as the Referral Intake and Evaluation Coordinator for the Birth-Two program. Prior to joining the Brainerd Public Schools in July 2019, Shana worked for multiple years within the Anoka-Hennepin School district, as an ECSE teacher, within both the Birth-Two and 3-5 year old ECSE programs. Outside of work, Shana enjoys spending time with her family, friends and dogs. Shana enjoys gardening, golfing, boating, tending to her numerous houseplants, being outdoors, traveling, following her favorite sports teams, and planning for new travel adventures.