Executive Director Shanna Harris has lived across Wyoming. She was born in Cheyenne and reared in Goshen County. She attended school in Torrington and graduated from the University of Wyoming with a Bachelor of Science in Education, eventually earning a master’s degree in public administration. After working as the Public Safety Information Systems Manager for the City of Casper for 13 years, Shanna transitioned to the non-profit sector working as the Executive Director at the United Way of Natrona County for ten years and has served as the Director at Wyoming Food Bank of the Rockies for three years. She has two sons and a formerly divided household, with one a graduate of Natrona County High School and the other a Kelly Walsh High School graduate. Now, they are all proud Pokes supporters with a son who graduated from the University of Wyoming and one currently attending. She is a graduate of the Code of the West Principled Leadership Initiative.