Shannon Sweeney

By day, Shannon is a Director in the Industrials Investment Banking group with SunTrust Robinson Humphrey and runs the Aerospace, Defense & Government Contracts business.   Previously Shannon worked at Citigroup in NYC in the IG Debt Capital Markets group running the Consumer & Retail, Chemicals, Metals & Mining and Homebuilder sectors.   At Citi she was appointed the Head of the Compensation Committee for analysts and associates as well a member of the Women’s Leadership Development Program.    She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with degrees in Chemistry and Public Policy Analysis which included a semester in the London Honors Program. Shannon is currently a candidate in the Masters Program for Management at Harvard University.   She is now based in Atlanta with her husband and 4 children.  

Shannon currently sits on the Board of Directors for brrr°, inc. which is a textile technology start-up Company based in Atlanta.   Shannon was the initial investor in brrr° and continues to have a heavy advisorty role in at the Company.  Shannon is also a Leadership Advocate for the OnBoard, Inc. organization which is the leading catalyst for women in the boardroom for Georgia based companies.