Thought Leader


Shannon Miller

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Shannon McClintock Miller is an international speaker, consultant, and author who has a passion for education, librarianship, advocacy, technology, social media, and making a difference in the world and lives of others, especially children. Shannon brings a special expertise and vision to conversations around school libraries, education, technology, creativity, and student voice. 

Shannon serves as the K-12 Teacher Librarian at Van Meter Community School in Iowa and as the Future Ready Librarians Spokesperson working with students, librarians, educators, and others around the world every day. She is Buncee’s Librarian Advisor, Cantata Learning’s Teacher Librarian Advocate and Author, a Participate Author and Skype Educator. Shannon is the author of the award winning “The Library Voice” blog, and enjoys writing for various blogs, journals, and other forums including ISTE, School Library Journal and Publishers Weekly.

In 2011, Shannon was awarded the Connecting People Shorty Award and was chosen to be part of the SLJ New Leaders Program in 2012. In 2013, she was named one of the Faces of Innovation from Broadband for America; one of 50 featured in the 2013 Center for Digital Education Yearbook; and one of the featured Connected Educators with the Connected Educators projects partnered with the US Department of Education. In 2014, Shannon was named a Library Journal Mover and Shaker. In 2016, she was awarded the Making it Happen Award by ISTE. In 2018, she was named the AASL Social Media Superstar Leadership Luminary.