Headshot of Shannon Garland

Shannon Garland, M.S.,

Fitness and Wellness Coordinator


Campus Center 130A

Shannon Garland joined UNE in January 2021. Previously, Shannon has worked at Emory University as the Coordinator of Fitness & Wellness. Shannon holds a master's degree in Recreation Administration from North Carolina Central University and a Bachelors in Sports and Fitness Management from University of Maine at Machias. During her time at the University of Maine at Machias, Shannon was a member of the Women’s Varsity Cross Country and Basketball teams; as well as taught Group Exercise classes. Fitness and Wellness has always played a huge role in her life, especially in college. Shannon’s goal is to provide the UNE community with the knowledge and resources to embrace Fitness and Wellness into their daily life. 



Bachelors of Health & Sciences - Recreation Administration
North Carolina Central University
Bachelor of Science - Sports and Fitness Management
University of Maine at Machias

Board Certifications and Licenses

ACE, Personal Training
AFAA, Group Fitness