Speaker Profile

MBA, North American Benefits Strategy Lead, Manulife - John Hancock

Shawna lead's Manulife - John Hancock's health and welfare benefits strategy for North America. In this role she ensures the benefits offered meet the needs of Manulife's employees and their families while also reflecting the company's values. She has been recognized in the industry for her forward thinking approach to benefits and as an early advocate for benefits in the DE & I space, fertility, and mental health. Shawna is a business strategist with experience across the entire HR & employee benefits ecosystem - as an underwriter, as a consultant, within a health technology vendor, in operations, and currently at a Fortune 250 company.