Shannon Nelson

Head Coach

shannon nelson

Coach Bio

  • Shannon returns to Aspire for her 4th season after coaching for 3 seasons at Arizona Storm.  
  • Shannon has coached club volleyball for 19 years at various levels ranging from the beginning/intermediate level all the way through high school.  Shannon is the current junior varsity coach at Greenway High School where she has been for the past 13 seasons.
  • Shannon is a 1993 Graduate of Cactus High School where she was a member of the 1992 4A State Championship Team. She played at Arizona State University her freshman year and then transferred to play her sophomore year at Phoenix College as an outside hitter. While there, she earned NJCAA All – American and finished 2nd in the Nation in Digs! She continued to play at Division II Mesa State College in Colorado (now called Colorado Mesa University) and a few honors included Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference 1st Team selection and Northwest All – Region selection. She graduated with a BA in Social Sciences.