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Shannon Isom

Human Rights Activist
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Biography

Shannon TL Isom is CEO of the YWCA Dayton and is responsible for the executive and administrative leadership of the YWCA Dayton, which strives to eliminate racism and empower women.  Shannon is responsible to ensure high quality outcomes, financial sustainability, organizational viability, and exceptional client service delivery. Before joining the staff, she served as a YWCA Dayton board member for four years, with the last year and half as Chair of the Board. With over 15 years in the health industry, she has worked for Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Women’s Health Division, Miami Valley Hospital, Premier Health Partners and CareSource in areas of Sales, Business Development, Systems Integration and Business and Clinical Integration, respectively.

Domestic Violence Does Bear Fruit: If domestic violence has not been a part of your life, does it really affect you? As an administrator of a non-profit whose mission is to empower women and eliminate racism, the understanding of domestic violence has a few inherent flaws that makes a difference on how we view domestic violence. And understanding these flaws, ultimately connects us all.

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