Shantel Yvonne VanSanten is an American model and actress from Luverne, Minnesota.
She is of Dutch and Norwegian descent. As a model, she has been featured in magazines like Teen Vogue and Seventeen. On film, she appeared in The Final Destination, You and I, and Something Wicked. On television, she played the role of Quinn James in the hit CW teen drama series One Tree Hill. Shantel played Jessica Chapel on the FOX TV series Gang Related. She can currently be seen playing the role of Vera Buckley on the CW TV series The Messengers, and will next be seen playing Patty Spivot on the CW TV series The Flash.