Shannon Sands

Shannon Sands is a native of Elizabethton Tennessee.  She graduated from Elizabethton High School in 2015 and earned her bachelor of science degree in Psychology with a minor in social work from East Tennessee State University.  Shannon is currently pursuing her master’s degree online at Liberty University in the clinical mental health counseling program. She serves Morristown Hamblen West, Cosby High School, and Cherokee High School as a NiswongerCARE Advisor.

    The Niswonger Foundation was established in 2001 to make a positive and sustainable difference in education in Northeast Tennessee. This dream was envisioned by Scott M. Niswonger, who founded Landair Transport, Inc. and Forward Air Corporation. These companies were the first two Greeneville-based companies to be taken public in the history of Greene County, Tennessee. Jointly, the companies have combined annual revenue of over one-billion-dollars and employ more than 5000 people.


    223 North Main Street
    P.O. Box 1508
    Greeneville, TN 37744


    (423) 820-8181


    (423) 588-5933