Shannan is an experienced human resources leader with over 20 years’ experience leading teams and people to achieve high performance. Shannan started her career in sport science and moved into corporate wellness in local government. After completing post graduate study in change management and business, Shannan took on leadership roles in human resources, change and communication. She has been in an executive role across all levels of government and has lead large scale change programs where people and leadership were the focus. Shannan is currently leading the National Learning and Capability Development area at the Australian Bureau of Statistics where the program of work spans across 5 sections from Talent and Leadership to Statistical Capability Transformation.