Shannon Ward

VP of People

Shannon is the Vice President of People at Hireology, driving how Hireology recruits, develops, grows and retains the best team. 
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Shannon was previously the Director of Human Resources for Vista Equity Partners, a private equity firm.  During her time at Vista, she worked on building and managing HR for the firm, as well as consulting with portfolio company HR leaders on their people strategy execution and management.  Shannon also spent a number of years working in human resources for high frequency trading firms. 
 
Shannon earned her Bachelor’s degree in Organizational Communication from Pepperdine University.  When she’s not at work, Shannon can usually be found at a concert or with her nose in a book.  She has lived in the West Loop for over 10 years, and likes to tell everyone that she discovered it first.