7-Time Olympic Medalist, America's Most Decorated Gymnast, Wife, Mother, Cancer Survivor and Motivational Speaker
Shannon Miller is The Most Decorated American Gymnast in history. She is the only American to rank among the Top 10 All-Time gymnasts and is the only female athlete to be inducted into the US Olympic Hall of Fame. Shannon has won a combined total of 148 International & National competition medals and about 70 of them were Gold Medals.
Miller is now President of Shannon Miller Lifestyle: Health and Fitness for Women, as well as an author, television personality, and host of Shannon Miller Lifestyle Radio presented by St. Vincent's HealthCare. She holds a BBA in marketing and entrepreneurship from the University of Houston and her law degree from Boston College. In 2007, she founded the Shannon Miller Foundation dedicated to fighting childhood obesity. Shannon and her husband welcomed their first child, John “Rocco”
Then, in January of 2011, Shannon was diagnosed with a malignant germ cell tumor, a form of ovarian cancer. She had the baseball sized tumor removed successfully and followed up with 9 weeks of chemotherapy for this rare germ cell malignancy. Shannon is currently cancer free and is expecting her second child this summer! With her story focusing on “life after cancer”, Shannon continues to be a strong advocate for early detection and making health a priority!