Shannon Cagle Dawson is currently a multi-media producer for both Inside INdiana Business with Gerry Dick and for WFYI Public Media. For IIB she produces TV and web content on business-centered education issues as well as a quarterly sustainable energy e-newsletter in partnership with Energy Systems Network. For WFYI, she produces documentaries and political programming on the TV side; on the radio news side she produces the twice-weekly talk show No Limits , hosted by John Krull. Previously she spent 15 years at WISH-TV, where she produced daily newscasts and special projects.
More recently she has revived a former WISH-TV product, the Weekend Gardener for Boomer TV and Indy Boomer Magazine.
She is also the broadcast producer for the Indiana Debate Commission, as well as having been an adjunct professor of broadcasting at her alma mater of Butler University for over 20 years. The widow of award-winning investigative reporter Rick Dawson, Shannon speaks frequently about removing the stigma of depression and suicide.