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Director of Development

Shannan Hill was born and raised in Atlanta. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Colorado and a Master of Social Work from the University of Georgia.  

Shannan has worked in Student Services at ACA since 2019. Prior to joining ACA, she enjoyed a career in nonprofit management and fundraising. Most notably, she ran her own fundraising consulting business in New York City supporting nine different parochial schools in Harlem and the Bronx. She has worked in development for several Atlanta-area organizations including Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, The Children’s Museum of Atlanta and The Westminster Schools. In addition, Shannan was responsible for the launch and execution of a $25M campaign for the Nature Conservancy in Georgia that exceeded the goal by almost $1M.

During this 10th Anniversary year, she is especially thrilled to support ACA’s effort to make a lasting impact on students today and well into the future. She is married to Hunter Hill, also an Atlanta native. They have two children, Hunter Jr., (12), and Annie (11), both proud ACA Cavaliers.

The mission of Atlanta Classical Academy is to develop graduates in mind and character through a classical, content-rich curriculum that emphasizes the principles of virtuous living, traditional learning, and civic responsibility.