Shannon May

Dr. Shannon May

President & Co-Founder, Bridge


Dr. Shannon May is President & Co-Founder of Bridge. An award-winning teacher at primary and tertiary levels, Shannon focuses on supporting teachers, empowering school leaders, and ensuring every child has the learning support needed to master knowledge and develop confidence to succeed in a competitive world. Shannon is a World Economic Forum Social Entrepreneur, one of 15 Women Changing the World, and on CNBC’s Next List for her dedication to bringing solutions to difficult situations, using core design and anthropological methods. The mother of two daughters, she lives in Nairobi, Kenya. She holds a PhD, UC Berkeley, and BA, Harvard.