Shannon Swiger is an internal communication manager for Novant Health. In her current role she leads communications in the areas of patient safety and quality, diversity and inclusion, and nursing. Previously Shannon worked as a senior communications specialist for Johns Hopkins Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland, and as a public relations and marketing specialist for Novant Health.
Shannon received a bachelor of arts in journalism and mass communication and political science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She also has a Master of Business Administration from UNC’s Kenan-Flagler School of Business with concentrations in marketing and sustainability.
Making Diversity and Inclusion Part of Daily Conversation
By 2055 there will no longer be a single racial or ethnic majority in the U.S. Just as the makeup of our workplaces and communities is changing, so should the way we communicate with increasingly diverse audiences. But how do you go about talking about such deeply personal topics as race, religion and gender in the workplace? Attend this session to find out how to communicate in an authentic, inclusive way that builds trust with your stakeholders.