Nonprofit HR’s team


Shaneka L. Stanley, MA, MS, SHRM-SCP, PHR

Team Leader & Senior Consultant, Outsourcing

Shaneka L. Stanley, MA, MS, SHRM-SCP, PHR

Shaneka L. Stanley, MA, MS, SHRM-SCP, PHR, engages with leaders of organizations across the country as a Team Leader and Senior Consultant within the firm’s HR Outsourcing practice. She brings more than 20 years of experience in human resources with a wide range of nonprofit entities including social services, foundations, associations and higher education. Shaneka is a dynamic leader and genuine influencer who promotes continuous improvement by employing a flexible problem-solving approach that balances business goals with employee needs. She has comprehensive experience in the full HR lifecycle with proven success in aligning business and people strategies, building dynamic teams and transforming cultures.

Shaneka earned her Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in English Education from the University of Arkansas Pine Bluff, Master of Arts (MA) degree in Communications & Training from Governors State University and Master of Science (MS) degree in Human Resources Management from Roosevelt University. She has been a certified HR professional since 2006.

Public service is at the core of her being. She goes beyond giving donations by serving as a mentor, serving her community and advocating for positive change. Shaneka is a Founding Board Member of South Suburban Cook County HR Association, a SHRM affiliate chapter located in Chicago’s south suburbs. She is also a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc, Joliet Area/South Suburban Alumnae Chapter, currently serving as the Chair of the Physical & Mental Health Committee. 

Outside of work and public service, she is a wife and mother of two children and enjoys reading, shopping and socializing with friends and family. 

Pronouns: She, her, hers

SHRM Senior Certified ProfessionalHR Certification Institute - PHR