Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. Biochemistry B.A. Music
Miss Shannon Townsend
I am the product of the West Contra Costa Unified School District. At that time, it was called the Richmond Unified School District. I attended the following schools:
Juan Crespi Junior High
John F. Kennedy High School
I graduated from John F. Kennedy in 1986. At that time, I was privileged to have Mr. Sylvester Greenwood as my principal.
I attended Laney College in Oakland and then transferred to San Francisco State University I earned a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, with a minor in Chemistry. I also earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music with an emphasis on Jazz & World Music, as well as classical voice.
Some of my hobbies include singing, reading, and playing with my pets.