Annie Shannahan

Client Services Director

As the Non-GMO Project Client Services Director, Annie oversees the verification program and client services team. She is responsible for cultivating new and existing relationships with verification program stakeholders, as well as the recruitment, development, and ongoing management of the program.

Born and raised in Madison, Wisconsin, Annie graduated from Western Washington University with a degree in Business Administration – Marketing. Passionate about working with nonprofit organizations and businesses that contribute to the social good, her time in school was spent working for nonprofits focused on downtown revitalization and small business growth. Upon graduation, Annie started working at Cascade Dafo, a manufacturer of dynamic, lower-extremity orthoses for children. She enjoys using her education and background to help others.

Over the years, Annie has worked to ensure the highest possible quality for client service programs. She is excited about being a part of the Project and is committed to ensuring participants realize the benefits of Non-GMO Project verification. She looks forward to working with various stakeholders along the supply chain, with a special focus on the health and well-being of the end user.

Outside of work, Annie enjoys Northwest fare, getting lost in antique stores and all things outdoors, including running and camping with her husband and two children.