Learn More About: Shannon Marimon '00

Shannon Marimón joined ReadyCT in 2018 as Executive Director. ReadyCT is a statewide nonprofit that sits at the intersection of K-12 education and workforce development. As a graduate of Connecticut public schools, she is committed to improving outcomes for all students through advocacy, public awareness, and capacity-building of schools/districts. Before stepping into her role at ReadyCT, Shannon was Director of Talent and Operations for the CT RISE Network, focused on student college/career readiness. Prior to RISE, Shannon was Division Director for Educator Effectiveness at the Connecticut State Department of Education, was a Partner with TNTP, and spent seven years in higher education. Shannon holds an MBA from Yale University, an M.A. from Stanford University, and a B.A. from Dartmouth College. She resides in West Hartford, CT, with her husband, Michael, and her two daughters.