Shannon Polles

12 Step Program Coordinator

Shannon Polles is a Program Specialist at A Reprieve for Women.  She received her bachelors of science in elementary education from Belhaven University in Jackson Mississippi in 1997.  She taught first grade for several years before having children and becoming a stay at home mom.  After moving to Birmingham in 2015 and becoming active in the 12 step recovery community, she knew her purpose and passion was to help other women struggling with addiction.  Shannon joined our team at the Reprieve in 2018 and feels extremely blessed to be able to share her experiences, strength and hope with our residents.  The energy and passion that Shannon brings to her role is a vital part of residents’ experience at A Reprieve for Women.