Name: Shannon Straws
Sport: Roller Sports
Discipline(s): Roller Derby Roller Sports
DOB: 6/23/1984
Birthplace: Ft. Leonardwood, Mo.
Hometown: Edgewood, Wash.
Team/Club: Rainier Roller Girls
Coach(es): Re-AnimateHer
Other Career Highlights
  • 2016 Silver medal USARS Nationals

Derby Name: Damsel of Doom

Began Skating: August 2011

Occupation: Environmental Scientist

Employer: Seattle City Light

High School: Bethel High School

High School Graduation: 2002

High School Location: Spanaway, WA

High School Sports: Drill Team

Other High School Activities: Running Start

College: The Evergreen State College

College Graduation: 2005

Jason GarlandMajor: Bachelors of Environmental Science

Life Goals: Be awesome, have fun, and travel!

Career Goals: Leave the world a little better for future generations

Skating Goals: Be the skater my coach knows I can be

Favorite Movie: Dune

Favorite Place To Shop: Craft stores

Favorite Possession: My library

Hobbies: Reading, crafting, costuming, hiking, snowboarding

One Word To Describe You: Creative

Father: Alvin Koch

Mother: Sandra Koch

Sisters: Ellissa Koch

Spouse: Thomas Straws

Family Members In Sports: My sister skates with me on the Rainier Roller Girls, under the name Cruel Elli DeVille

Jason Garland