Shaquanda Gordon has held HR leadership roles at Priority Health and Meijer. In addition, she spent 10 years as an adjunct instructor for Davenport University.

Shaquanda is a long-time Grand Rapidian and a graduate of Grand Rapids Public Schools. She holds an MBA from Davenport University and a BA from Western Michigan University.

Shaquanda is no stranger to services as she devotes much of her time in the community. A proud member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. since April 2000, she is the former President and current†E-board Elect of the Grand Rapids graduate chapter. In 2011 she received the GR Chamber of Commerce Athena Young Professionals award from the Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce for her demonstration of leadership in her field, opening doors to opportunities for other women, contributing her time and talent to the community and serving as a role model.

Shaquanda is a devoted mother to her eight-year-old son Xavier. She loves traveling, reading a good book, and spending time with her family and friends.