Quin Shannon begins his fourth year as an assistant at Utah State, working primarily with Aggie gymnasts on the floor and vault.
Shannon began his coaching career while still in college, working with the Desert Devils in Scottsdale, Ariz., where he remained until 1995. Since, he has worked as the director of the Mission Valley YMCA in San Diego, Calif. He also owned and operated his own mobile gymnastics program.
He is a 1981 graduate of Arizona State University, and holds his bachelors degree in biology.
Shannon and his wife, the former Karen Eads, have been married for 21 years. They have two children, Mackenzee (16) and Nicolas (11).