Shannon L. Jipsen



Airline Pilot / Speaker / Author

Captain Shannon L. Jipsen is an airline pilot, professional speaker and author. She began flying in 1986, has a degree in Business Administration / Marketing and a Master's Degree in Aviation Safety. She has 13 years experience in the Aviation Safety and Accident Investigation industry. She has lobbied in Washington DC, taught Technical Report Writing and Private Pilot Ground School. She's been motivating audiences since 1984. Some of those audiences include: Women's Leadership conferences and fund raisers, Aviation explorers, International General Aviation safety conference, Purdue University students & staff, Central Missouri State University students & staff, Miami University students, NTSB Air Cargo Safety Forum, Fire Department Instructional conferences, and Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting conferences.

Shannon weaves her life story into her motivational topics. Keynote or workshop presentations are available for audiences of all ages. She's a member of the National Speakers Association.


Motivational Topics



Discover why this slogan is a great motto for life. Shannon shares with you how to PILOT through life. This presentation will motivate you to evaluate where YOU are and provides the steps and encouragement for you to make positive changes to your life.

Confront Fear & Succeed

There are basic fears in life that can paralyze if given too much power. Shannon presents these basic fears and shares her story of overcoming fear and succeeding in life. From personal results, she shares the how-to in conquering fear and inspires others to confront their fears and succeed. This presentation is for anyone who wants results in conquering fear with things--such as relationships, personal goals, business opportunities, adventure, or travel. Don't let fear hold you back any longer! Discover how to Confront Fear and Succeed.

Soar to Success

In the book, Conversations on Success, Shannon discusses the key elements for success. In this presentation, she'll challenge YOU to answer the Who, What, Where, When, and How questions concerning life issues. The audience will discover the easy tools to unlock what might be holding them back from success in life-- whether personal or business.



Technical Program Topics

* Accident Investigations
* Aircraft Rescue & Fire Fighting & Pilot Relations
* Aviation Safety Issues
* Crew Resource Management


Here's what others say about Shannon...

"Her connection with the audience & explanation of fears were so valuable." -- Bev, Bozeman, MT

"I walked away with how to achieve my goals. Shannon's motivational program was very effective." -- S. Murphy, Oxford, OH

"The witness of her own life was a valuable tool in teaching us how to confront and conquer fears." -- participant from Professional Development for Women seminar, Louisville, KY

"Shannon's background in aviation and travel enriches her message. The work she's done within the aviation industry has prepared her to speak to any audience." -- Dr. John Horine, Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, MO



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