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Shannon Holst

Shannon Holst

Shannon Holst is an American dancer who is famous as the wife of a professional American footballer Adrian Clayborn. He plays for the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League as their defensive end.

Shannon Holst was born on the 21st of April in the year 1988. Shannon is 31 years old. She grew up in Aurora, Illinois, in the US and her birth sign is Taurus. By nationality, she is American.

Concerning her education, Shannon has attended the University of Iowa from where she earned a BA degree. She also attended the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School. Professionally, Shannon is a dancer and entrepreneur. She is working as the Artistic Director and Chief Executive at the ASA Dance Academy.

Professional Career

Shannon attended the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School from where she learned ballet dance. After finishing her training from there, she went on t0 participate and win many national champion titles. She also got an opportunity to be a part of the New Year’s Day Parade in London, England. Shannon is also trained as a gymnast.

Shannon Holst
Caption: Shannon Holst (Photo: Twitter )

While studying at the University of Iowa, Shannon received a Certificate in Performing Arts Entrepreneurship. After graduating from there in the year 2010, Shannon opened her own dance school named A Step above Dance Academy, in Batavia, Illinois. She provides proper training in different dancing styles such as ballet, jazz, hip-hop, tap, and contemporary. She also offers pre-professional ballet programs to students who are two years old or younger than that.

By now it has been 13 years since Shannon has been serving as a dance teacher. She has won many awards and honors for her choreography. In 2012, she was titled the Choreographer of the Year for her amazing choreography. Likewise, she also won the National Studio of the Year award three times.

Who Is Her Husband?

Shannon Holst’s husband is an American footballer Adrian Clayborn who is currently playing as a defensive end for the Atlanta Falcons for the National Football League. Previously, he played for New England Patriots and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Career

Adrian Clayborn has played for his college football team, Iowa Hawkeyes football team. He played there from 2006 to 2010. During that time, he played in several games and made a record of 8 tackles for loss and 50 total tackles in the year 2008. He also won several awards throughout his college career including Consensus First-team All-American by NCAA, Rotary Lombardi Award Finalist, College Football Performance Award Honorable Mention, Walter Camp Player of the Year Watch List, Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week and many more.

Shannon Holst's husband Adrian Clayborn
Caption: Shannon Holst’s husband Adrian Clayborn (Photo: bleacher report )

Adrian started his professional career with the NHL when he was drafted in the 2011 NFL Draft by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He played his first game against Atlanta Falcons in the 2011 season. He also played for the New England Patriots for the 2018 season where he made a record of 11 tackles and 2.5 sacks.

After that, he signed a contract with the Atlanta Falcons in the year 2015. At that time, he made a record of seven starts with 22 tackles, 4.5 sacks over 13 games. Later on April 9, 2019, Adrain again signed a one-year contract with the Atlanta Falcons. He got his first sack of the season for his team against the Philadelphia Eagles with a score of 24-20 win. 

Shannon Holst Marriage With Adrian Clayborn

Yes, Shannon Holst is a married woman. She is married to an American NHL player Adrian Clayborn. The couple met each other during their college days as both of them attended the University of Iowa. The couple dated for several years and got engaged on February 10, 2016.

Shannon Holst with her husband
Caption: Shannon Holst with her husband (Photo: Facebook )

The lovely couple finally got married on June 17, 2017, in Chicago in front of their family and close friends. For their honeymoon, they went to Greece. Shannon and her husband are yet to have a child.

What Is The Net Worth Of Shannon Holst?

As a successful choreographer, Shannon must be earning a decent sum of money. She also earns from her dance school, ”A Step above Dance Academy” in Batavia, Illinois where she provides training in different dancing styles such as ballet, jazz, hip-hop, tap, and contemporary.

On the other hand, her husband Adrian Clayborn has a net worth of around $15 million as of 2019. His main source of income is his professional career as a professional NFL player. He receives around $5,000,000 annually as his salary from the New England Patriots.

Besides, he signed a contract with the New England Patriots in the year 2018. And the contract worth was $10,000,000. Throughout his career, Adrian has earned $29,426,688 from the NHL to date.

Facts of Shannon Holst

Full NameShannon Holst
Date Of Birth21 April 1988
Age31 years 7 months
Place Of BirthAurora, Illinois
ProfessionEntrepreneur, Dancer
EducationRoyal Winnipeg Ballet School, University of Iowa
NationalityAmerican
SpouseAdrian Clayborn
InstagramShannon Holst Instagram
Star SignLeo

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