Shannon Russell
Communications/Marketing Specialist
(443) 300-3241

Shannon Russell serves as the Communications and Marketing Specialist for the MD|DC Credit Union Association. In this capacity, she is responsible for ensuring that current credit union information is clearly distributed to members through the MD|DC website, newsletter, social media, and various marketing channels. She brings an enthusiastic energy and a fresh outlook to the MD|DC communications team.

Ms. Russell started her career working in television and radio in Washington D.C. for ABC national news. While there, she worked for World News Tonight, This Week, and News One. While there, she covered political and breaking news topics. She later worked as an Associate Producer at ABC News Now writing for morning and afternoon newscasts, while booking prominent guests for political shows and specials.

Shannon has also worked in various communications roles including; public relations, communications, b2b marketing, consulting, and marketing for small businesses.

In the spring of 2017, she completed her master’s degree in Communication Management and Media, with High Honors from the College of New Rochelle, New York. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Broadcast Journalism from Howard University in Washington, D.C.