Shannon Early October 26, 2016 A graduate of Florida State University with a bachelor’s degree in Management, Shannon Early has more than twenty years of Human Resources experience. In addition, she is a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR). Early began her career with SunTrust Banks, Inc. where she was responsible for recruiting and employee relations within their Operations division. In 1998, she joined the American Automobile Association (AAA) and in 2004, transitioned to the position of Manager of Employee Development and Staffing. In that role, Early held HR responsibilities that covered a variety of assignments, including recruitment, employee relations/engagement, management training, EEO/AA, and policy development. Early joined Waste Pro in 2011 as Manager of Training and Human Resources. In August 2013, she assumed the responsibilities of Director of Human Resources. In that role, she led Waste Pro’s HR team in efforts including recruitment, employee relations/engagement, management training, EEO/AA, policy development, and more. Early was promoted to Vice President of Human Resources in 2019.