Shaunna Marie Scallon
Born and raised in Austin, Texas, Shaunna Scallon set aside a gratifying ten year career in teaching to write her first novel. Her respect for law enforcement and her compassion for children who have autism, were the inspirations of her first book. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Education from St. Edward's University and is currently an instructor and field supervisor for teachers in and around the Austin area. The fourth of seven children, she lives in Austin, Texas and is working on her second novel.