Professional Resume

NIKE (2007 - Present)

Professional Athlete & Spokesperson

  • Appeared live on camera for hundreds of TV & Web interviews broadcasted globally, including work as an Award Show presenter – NBC, PBS, Fox Sports, ESPN
  • Online Olympic channel – NBC (2008), Universal Sports (2012), Unscriptd (2016)
  • Brand spokesperson for Nike, USATF, Alter-G, Turbine, Athletes HoneyMilk, Woodway, Novothor
  • Featured in Ad Campaigns – Universal Studios “Share Kindness,” Nike Pro Combat, Nike Zoom Squad
  • Contracted as public speaker for corporate events, conferences, universities, and high schools
  • Pictured on the cover of Running Times Magazine and California Track and Field News
  • USA Olympian and Olympic Finalist in 2008, 2012 and 2016
  • Ranked top 10 in the World since 2008
  • American/Area Record Holder: 1500m, 2 Mile, 5000m
  • World Record Holder: Distance Medley Relay
  • 2-Time World Bronze Medalist
  • 7-Time National Champion

Elites Optimization Services (EOS) (2016 - Present)

Strategy Captain l Chief Strategy Officer

  • Responsible for the development of corporate initiatives, strategic partnerships, and optimization of the EOS experience for professional athletes transitioning to post-athletic careers
  • Initiated and co-led sales meetings with clients

U.S. Department of State - Sports Envoy (2017)


  • Worked with US Embassy in Morocco to lead workshops and lectures promoting women’s empowerment through sports
  • Reached 200+ youth athletes and 60+ coaches across Morocco

Nike - Innovation Kitchen Team (2014 - Present)

Product Consultant

  • Provided insightful feedback on prototypes for future product development, streamline functionality, testing – shoes, watches, spikes, training apps, travel gear, sunglasses, uniforms

Imagining More, non-profit (2012 - Present)

Co-Founder & President

  • Co-founded IM to promote arts and athletics amongst young women in the U.S. and Mexico
  • Defined the mission of the organization, developed fundraising initiatives and giving-back projects – Borderless Art Scholarship

USA Track & Field (2005 - Present)

  • USATF Agent Screening Committee – Works to ensure ethical athlete/agent relationships
  • PA/USATF Foundation Board – Fundraising, organized grant applications, distributed scholarships and grants

Duke University (2012 - 2008)

Masters in Humanities (A.M.)

  • Concentration: Film Studies & Women's Studies
  • GPA: 3.925
  • Full Frame Festival – Fellow
  • Master’s Thesis: History of Women’s Sports at Duke

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

  • Major: English & Theater
  • Certificate: Film/Video/Digital
  • GPA: 3.846
  • Graduated Magna Cum Laude; Dean's Honor List with Distinction every semester; Benenson Grant Recipient; CoSIDA Academic
  • All-American (2004); WICCA Academic All-American (2005)

Social Media: 40k+ Twitter and 19k+ Instagram followers

Travel Expert: Visited 30+ countries; organized travel logistics for large groups

Irish Dancing: Competed internationally for 11 years

Languages: English; Spanish (conversational)

October 18, 2016: Named Shannon Rowbury Day in San Francisco, CA