Shannon Prior is a Field Deputy for Councilmember David Ryu representing Council District 4.
Prior serves as Ryu’s representative to the neighborhoods of Beachwood, The Oaks, and the Dell.
Before joining Councilmember Ryu's office, Prior worked as the governmental ethics manager for the Los Angeles City Ethics Commission. During her tenure at the commission, she administered the City's conflict of interest disclosure program and educated city officials on the complexities of city and state ethics laws.
Prior is a Los Angeles native and graduated from California State University, Los Angeles with a B.A. in sociology and a minor in political science.
She currently lives in Silver Lake and enjoys hiking in Griffith Park and volunteering in her community.