Meet our Staff:

Shannon herron, founder

My name is Shannon Herron and I am a designer living and working in Knoxville. I grew up right here in East Tennessee and received both my Bachelor's and Master's degrees from the University of Tennessee.  I'm passionate about my 'scruffy little city' and all that it has to offer.

I created All Out Knoxville out of a desire to update the narrative about LGBTQ+ people in our community to more accurately resemble our diverse and vibrant reality. 




Kiah is a junior majoring in Public Relations, at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She calls Murfreesboro, Tennessee home. In her free time, she loves to eat pasta, spend time with friends, watch TED talks, and jam to Beyoncé. She is a proud ally of the LGBTQ+ community, and looks forward to learning about and helping plan events for All Out Knoxville!


Cameron is a junior from Murfreesboro and is majoring in Public Relations at the University of Tennessee. He has an unhealthy obsession with Beyoncé and Broadway (he's currently one of those annoying people who relates any and everything back to the Hamilton soundtrack). Cameron is our social media gu


Kenzie is a junior from Mt. Juliet, TN majoring in Journalism and Electronic Media. She has a serious love for the Atlanta Braves, pugs, coffee, tacos and concerts and can usually be found listening to Kings of Leon or watching Friends. She's so excited to learn more about and get involved with Knoxville's LGBT+ community!"


DaShawn is currently a junior at the University of Tennessee majoring in Kinesiology from Memphis, Tennessee. In addition to being a part of the 2016-2018 Leadership Knoxville Scholars cohort, he is also a Resident Assistant at Fred D. Brown Jr. Hall and member of the Campus Events Board (CEB), an event planning organization. Among other things, he enjoys reading, relaxing with friends, photography, meeting new people (and their dogs), and drinking coffee. 


Savannah is a junior from New Orleans, Louisiana, majoring in Microbiology with a minor in Public Health at the University of Tennessee. In her free time, she loves watching shark documentaries, eating Indian food, and thinking about women in STEM. She so excited to work with All Out Knoxville over the next couple years and I’m looking forward to helping plan some fun events for the Knoxville community!



Fallon is a junior at the University of Tennessee. She is double majoring in French and Supply Chain Management and has a passion for nonprofits. She's from Northern Virginia, about fifteen miles outside of Washington, D.C., and is a crazy dog lady who loves hiking, running, camping, and basically anything outside. 


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