Shawntee Reed

Shawntee is Head of Inclusion and Diversity at Block. In this role, Shawntee oversees a team focused on designing I&D resources and implementing solutions that build an environment where both potential and current employees feel supported and represented.

An accomplished executive, change agent and educator, Shawntee’s progressive organizational development and leadership experience spans corporate banking and retail, higher and primary education, financial services, and retail. Shawntee has been recognized as a 2020 Most Influential Women in Bay Area Business by the San Francisco Business Times, 2015 Top 100 Under 50 in Diversity MBA Magazine, and 2012 Most Powerful Women in Retail & Finance in Women of Color.