Shannon Waldo

Region 3 Representative, PD Roundtable

K-12 Music Teacher and Director of Bands, Billings R-IV School District – Billings, Missouri


Shannon is in her 23rd year of teaching public school music.  Her main instruments are horn and piano. Shannon holds a Master in Music Education from Boston University, her undergraduate degree in Music Education is from Drury University. She was named a Missouri Regional Teacher of the year by the MO Department of Elementary and Secondary Education for the 2016-2017 school year. She is also a member of the Four State Wind Symphony on horn and a board member for Missouri Small Schools Band Directors Association.  Shannon holds membership in NAfME, MBA, MMEA, MAJE, MWBDA and MSSBDA.


“Music education provides students the tools and skills necessary to enable them to carve their own path as they venture out into the world.”