Shannen Park is a dynamic business owner, martial arts instructor, former Miss Chinatown, loving wife, mother two & American Ninja Warrior. Growing up in an underprivileged neighborhood of South Sacramento, Shannen’s parents signed her up for Taekwondo lessons where she learned to defend herself against bullies.
Obtaining a 2nd degree blackbelt, she gained confidence performing for a wide variety of audiences at martial arts and community events. After graduating from CSUS with a degree in Communication Studies, Shannen started a family and launched a few successful businesses, including Rivers Edge Cafe. Shannen is passionate about giving back to the community and sharing her appreciation for Asian arts and culture.
As seen in Sacramento Business Journal, Shannen's restaurant Rivers Edge Cafe.