Arion Shinaver - Football - Vanderbilt University Athletics

Arion Shinaver

Graduate Assistant • Defense

Arion Shinaver joined the Vanderbilt football program in 2022 and will be in his first season as a graduate assistant in 2023, working primarily with the defense.

Shinaver played collegiately at Notre Dame from 2016-19. The walk-on receiver appeared in five games over his career with the Fighting Irish. As a prep player, Shinvaer was a team captain and three-year letterwinner at Guerin Catholic in suburban Indianapolis. He caught 25 passes for 445 yards and three touchdowns as a senior and was an academic all-state selection.

Vanderbilt is Shinaver’s first collegiate coaching stop. Following his playing career, he worked as a strategy and analytics analyst at Deloitte Consulting for two years. Shinaver also completed finance internships with Vennli, GE and Berman Capital.

The Carmel, Indiana, native graduated from Notre Dame in 2020 with a degree in finance from the Mendoza College of Business.