2021 REALTORS® Conference & ExpoSan Diego, CANovember 12-15, 2021

Shannon McGahn

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Shannon McGahn
National Association of Realtors
Washington, DC


Shannon McGahn is the Chief Advocacy Officer for the National Association of REALTORS®, which represents more than 1.4 million members involved in all aspects of the residential and commercial real estate industries. 

McGahn is responsible for leading NAR’s Advocacy Group, which includes Federal Legislative and Political Affairs and Political Representative teams. She provides strategic advice on public policy issues impacting NAR and helps direct its Independent Expenditure and Public Advocacy programs. 

As the first woman to hold the Chief Advocacy Officer position in NAR’s 112-year history, McGahn brings with her nearly two decades of experience working with or for the legislative and executive branches of the U.S. government.