Shannon Daugherty, Vice Chair

Shannon serves on the executive boards of the Friends of Philipse Manor Hall State Historic Site, the Ninth District of the Federated Garden Clubs of New York State, and the Morsemere Garden Club, based in Yonkers, New York. She also serves as a volunteer college adviser in the College and Career Center at Lincoln High School in Yonkers. She is currently a private tutor for math, science, and test preparation, and a college application consultant.

Shannon was president and co-owner of A Perfect Meal Personal Chef Service; worked for BioScience Writers, editing grant proposals, doctoral theses, and scientific papers; taught MCAT review courses for The Princeton Review; and worked for Girl Scouts of America, bringing lunchtime programs into the Yonkers public schools.

She received her Ph.D in Cellular, Molecular, and Biophysical Studies from Columbia University.