Shannon Ofiara | 2010 Air Force


Shannon Ofiara is a Military Motion Media student at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications.

In April 2005 Ofiara joined the U.S. Air Force. After Air Force Basic Training at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, she attended tech school training at the Defense Information School, Fort Meade, Md. Since then Ofiara worked in news, radio, and production departments while stationed at Armed Forces News detachments in Incirlik Air Base, Turkey; Lajes Field, Azores; and Osan Air Base, South Korea.

In October of 2009, Ofiara finished her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications through Thomas Edison State College.

Ofiara’s interests include studying news media, reading, writing, and anything near the ocean. She is from Fallbrook, Calif., an area of San Diego’s North County. She has three pet rats named Zip, Zap, and Mr. Miko.



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