Shanda started as a web team intern in February 2020 and joined the team full time in June 2020. She graduated from Black Hawk College in May 2020 with an associates degree in applied science in computer information technology, including certificates in PC application programming and web development. She has recently acquired certifications for Google Analytics for Beginners and Advanced Google Analytics. Shanda has contributed to the community by providing the Bi-State Literacy Council and Quad Cities Tri-County Transition Planning Committee by creating and building new websites for the organizations. Shanda brings years of sales, project management, and business strategy to the web team.
She selected the IT field when she returned to college because it provides the opportunity to continually learn new things. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, camping (no tents!), and spending time with her family, including her miniature dachshund, Tucker.