Ephrata High School’s Student Media




J. Ryan Shannon, APR

J. Ryan Shannon, APR, Adviser

Broadcast Journalism + Digital Media
Yearbook Adviser

Mr. Shannon is a nationally accredited professional in public relations (APR designee) and a recognized subject matter expert in media relations and sports management.  Currently, he is the broadcast, digital media, and yearbook instructor at Ephrata High School in Ephrata, Washington.  Following a more than twenty-year career in marketing and communications, he entered the education pathway to bring his knowledge and expertise to tomorrow's leaders.  His expertise in corporate branding, graphic communications, and media is often sought after for consultation.

In addition to his teaching duties, Shannon is the adviser of Ephrata High School's Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) chapter and The Eye, Ephrata High School's yearbook. Shannon serves as the director and executive producer of TigerVision, Ephrata High School's multimedia program. TigerVision regularly broadcasts more than 100 athletic and extra-curricular events, as well as special content created for the school district and community partners.  A former collegiate and high school athletic administrator, he is a member of the National Association of Sports Public Address Announcers and serves as the "Tiger Voice" at many sporting events.

Mr. Shannon is a member of the Ephrata High School softball program's coaching staff.  The father of four daughters, he enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, and listening to music. He sits on the planning committee of Scholastic Journalism Week, an annual program of the Journalism Education Association.

Memberships: Journalism Education Association, National Scholastic Press Association, Student Television Network, Academy of Scholastic Broadcasting, and the Future Business Leaders of America.

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