Shannon Beasley Taitt, M.P.A., a native of Ayer, MA, is the founder and CEO of Deep Roots Consulting, LLC. She has expertise in criminal justice, substance abuse and mental health, workforce development, and minority health. Shannon has more than 20 years of experience as a recognized public health and strategic development expert at the federal, state, and local levels of government, school systems, and with community organizations. She is a transitional leader who believes in helping everyone get better results for and from themselves.
Shannon is a graduate of North Carolina State University with a BA in Political Science and Sociology and a Master’s degree in Public Administration. As a self-proclaimed “grassroots bureaucrat,” Shannon has extensive experience in both addiction treatment and increasing access to care for underserved populations.
With her energetic and powerful presence, Shannon’s professional experience has empowered her to address a wide variety of topics tailored to address the specific needs of each client. Whether coaching, consulting, speaking, training, or facilitating, Shannon is a catalyst for change, whether it’s for an audience of one or for an audience of thousands.