Professor and Coach

Shannon is an adjunct professor for a nonprofit management master’s program. She offers an affordable strategic planning option to nonprofits and offers to coach select clients on a limited basis.

Washington University St. Louis

Shannon teaches Grantwriting and Marketing for Nonprofits through the Nonprofit Management Master’s program at Washington University. You can check the course catalog to see when her courses are being offered.

Nonprofit Strategic Planning

Through Emerge Brighter, Shannon offers an affordable video series that facilitates the entire strategic planning process for nonprofit organizations.

Shannon Laine is a teacher and mentor.

The videos series covers all the topics listed in the agenda pictured to the right. After completing each step of the agenda, a nonprofit will walk away with a full strategic plan for their organization. More info.

Emerge Brighter Coach

Shannon provides a select number of clients with one-on-one coaching opportunities. She has experience consulting for nonprofits and as a life coach for women. Please contact her at if you would like to learn more about coaching opportunities.