Ms. Full comes to the TwinWest Chamber of Commerce with 16 years of industry experience, with expertise in chamber leadership, economic development, talent solutions and organizational management. She was most recently the President/CEO of the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce and Regional Partnership in Appleton, WI. She began her Chamber career at the Twin Cities North Chamber of Commerce in Mounds View, MN and subsequently led Chambers in Melbourne, Florida and Cedar Rapids, IA.
An experienced and accomplished professional, Full has received numerous awards for her work including the Wisconsin Economic Development Association's Governors Young Professional of the Year in 2016, and the Best in Show Winner for Talent Upload Program from the International Economic Development Council in 2015. She was a 40 Under 40 winner in Iowa in 2009 and a 4 Under 40 winner in Florida in 2008.
"Shannon is exactly the person we were searching for to be the next leader of the TwinWest Chamber of Commerce," said Matt Schadow, past board chair and head of the search committee. "Her experience and vision will ideally position TwinWest Chamber for the future; we are excited to have her on board."
"I am extremely excited to be returning to the Twin Cities and especially excited to lead the TwinWest Chamber of Commerce. Throughout my 16 year career, I have been following the work of TwinWest and I have the utmost respect for the organization, team and leadership. I look forward to working with a team of dynamic leaders to further drive our economy, provide solutions for our businesses, and promote growth and prosperity."
Full will start at the TwinWest Chamber of Commerce in February 2017.