Shannon Allen

REALTOR

sallen@mcarthursanders.com


Professional/Personal Information:

Shannon started her career as a chemist after graduating from West Virginia University with a B.S. Chemistry degree. After two years as a chemist, she transferred into business development/sales roles for contract research organizations (CRO) that helped companies in the pharmaceutical, biotech, animal health, medical device, and consumer health industries develop new drug products. 12 years on this career path and living in various parts of the US lead her to middle Tennessee. “After living in Tennessee for many years now, this is the only place I truly love and want to stay for the rest of my life.” With a permanence of location, Shannon decided to use her business development and sales experience to pursue her passion for real estate. Now a Realtor for McArthur Sanders Real Estate, Shannon specializes in the selling and buying of residential farms, land, and unique properties in middle Tennessee.

• Shannon lives on a farm in College Grove with her husband and three rescue dogs
• Has two horses and actively trains and competes in dressage and showjumping
• Shannon and husband, Gary, who is a residential construction contractor, have a passion for renovating homes and having rental properties
• Parents live in historic downtown Franklin
• Favorite things to do are riding horses and spending time with family eating great food and drinking awesome wine

Most Important Traits of a Realtor: “Being truthful and ethical in every aspect of business and relationships, being a good listener, having passion and excitement for real estate and helping customers have the best experience possible.”

Favorite Franklin Restaurant: Red Pony – “The food is always incredible and we have a great time each time we go, which is often.”