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Shannon O'Brien

Founder and Principal Advisor, Whole U. LLC


Shannon O'Brien is the Founder and Principal Advisor of Whole U. LLC. She founded Whole U. after six years working at Harvard and MIT, where she advised both undergraduate, and graduate students.

O’Brien is the Producer and Host of Whole U. TV – which inspires viewers to "Live a balanced, purposeful life." Shannon advises Whole U. clients, helping them find the clarity, confidence, and connections to pursue their life's work.

O’Brien studied communications and media for 18+ years, earning degrees from Boston College; ICU in Tokyo, Japan (as a Rotary World Peace Fellow); and Harvard University- earning a Master's in Technology, Innovation and Education. She was born in the US, grew up 10 years in Europe, and has since traveled to 35 countries - continuing to open her mind to new people and cultures.

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