Meet Shannon

Trans Activist • Community Leader • Entrepreneur

San Francisco, CA


Shannon Amitin

Trans activist • Community Leader • Entrepreneur

Shannon Amitin is a Trans activist, community leader and entrepreneur in San Francisco. Mx. Amitin is a co-owner at Jolene’s, San Francisco’s first Queer woman and Trans owned bar, restaurant and nightclub. As co-owner, Mx. Amitin oversees operations, collaborations and partnerships, as well as media relations for Jolene’s. Shannon has volunteered with The Compton’s Transgender District, Castro LGBT Cultural District, served on the planning committee for Trans March and fundraised for numerous Bay Area non-profits.

Restaurants, Cafes, & Bars

From cafes to restaurants to bars, let me help you get your business started!


I have over 15 years of experience in Queer nightlife. Let's work together to produce your next event.


Let's work together to make San Francisco a more inclusive, welcoming place for everyone.

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