​Shannon Van Esley is a New York City based Voice-over, Commercial, Stage, TV/Film Actress, Theatre Educator, Singer and Activist. Born in Detroit, Shannon trained in NYC at the American Musical and Dramatic Academy and The New School. She's performed professionally on stage (Yates Musical Theatre, American Family Theatre, Celtic Theatre Company), camera (American Prophet, Waiting for Monique Harlowe, The Perfect Murder, Brain Games) in the recording booth           

(​Google, Hannaford Supermarkets, Beat Sports, Fisher Price, Mega Bloks, Brother Ink) and has taught at The Motor City Youth Theatre  and Paper Mill Playhouse Classes for Kids. She's has had leadership and advocacy roles with organizations including Brady United Against Gun Violence,  New York Coalition to End Gun Violence, Moveon.org, Flip These Houses, and Concert Across America to End Gun Violence. Shannon lives with her boyfriend, Eric, In Queens- and has a hilarious cat named Hello!     



Shannon  Van Esley