Prior to CUP, Shani worked with the organization as a corporate partner at Deutsche Bank. As Program Manager on the Diversity & Inclusion team for the Americas, she was responsible for maintaining global D&I initiatives, corporate events and conferences, diverse talent programs and managing the employee resource groups.

With over 10 years of experience in Human Resource Shani has worked as an HR Generalist with Securitas Security Services, D&I Coordinator with McGraw-Hill, Recruiting Coordinator with Blackrock and as a Corporate Recruiter with Adecco.

Shani earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from Claflin University in Orangeburg, SC. She is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and the National Association of African Americans in Human Resources (NAAAHR).