Shannon Ross

Shannon Ross

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About Shannon

Shannon is the Chief People Officer for Smart Wires, an electric grid technology company based in Durham, NC. Shannon has spent more than a decade in Human Resources leadership roles within fast-paced, high-growth companies. and nearly 10 years in the Life Sciences industry including time at Asensus Surgical, Biogen, and GE Healthcare. Early in her career, she worked in the Telecom industry in Sales and Training & Development, spending two years in Singapore on an expat assignment.

In her career, Shannon has gained invaluable experience building talent and growth strategies, leading organizations through high-growth phases and specializing in creating programs to enhance culture and communication and drive employee and leadership development.

Shannon is passionate about personal & career development and helping people, especially women, create rewarding careers. She has a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from the University of Dayton, where she also played volleyball, and she also holds an MBA from the University of South Carolina in International Business. Shannon lives in Raleigh with her husband Brian and her children, Brody and Sarah.