Shannon M. Skaistis MS

Doctoral Candidate, Marquette University

Shannon M. Skaistis, M.S. is a doctoral candidate in counseling psychology at Marquette University. Shannon is a feminist, multiculturally-focused counselor whose primary research interest is affirmative counseling with transgender and gender-diverse clients. Prior to obtaining their graduate degree in counseling, they worked with under-resourced clients in various direct service capacities in Minneapolis, MN. Shannon is committed to social justice and advocacy and makes a concerted effort to incorporate these constructs into both their counseling and research.