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Shannon Ward

Director of Human Resources | Vista Equity Partners | Chicago

Shannon Ward joined Vista Equity Partners in 2017. Ms. Ward is responsible for managing human resources services, policies, and programs for the firm. Before joining the Human Resources team, Ms. Ward worked for Vista Consulting Group.

Prior to joining Vista, Ms. Ward served as a Human Resources Consultant at CareerBuilder. Before her time with CareerBuilder, Ms. Ward worked as the Director of Human Resources at Eagle Seven Trading. Prior to Eagle Seven Trading, Ms. Ward led international human resources for Eladian Partners.

Ms. Ward also previously worked at Sun Trading and Target Corporation.



B.A. in Organizational Communication, Pepperdine University

Executive Assistant

Maggie Wolff