Shannon Prater Warden is Director of Women's Ministries at Triad. Shannon supports and consults with the leaders of the women's ministries at the church. She works with the individual ministries but also assists with various efforts to connect the women's leaders and teams such that they are collaborating whenever possible to best serve the women of Triad.
As part of her duties at Triad, Shannon counsels 4 or 5 hours most weeks as part of the church's Life Support Counseling ministry. She is a State licensed professional counselor and counselor supervisor with a master's degree in counseling from Wake Forest University and a doctorate in counseling and counselor education from UNC Greensboro. She has several years of experience counseling children, families, young adults, couples, and women.
Shannon is a full-time faculty member in the Department of Counseling at Wake Forest University. She previously taught counseling full-time at Gardner-Webb University.
Shannon is married to Stephen, and they have three children: Avery, Carson, and Presley.