Shania Hess

Senior Human Resources Manager

Shania Hess is the Senior Human Resources Manager on Prosperity Now’s Human Resources team. In this role, she is responsible for benefits, compensation, performance management, legal compliance, and employee experience.

Since starting with Prosperity Now, Shania has undertaken recruitment, refreshing the organization’s handbook and related policies.  Shania has a background in legal, technology, sales, and marketing recruiting; benefits administration; onboarding; training; and, coaching. Prior to her work in human resources, Shania’s work was focused in the policy arena: mainly in the area of domestic violence and sexual assault.

Shania graduated from The George Washington University with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and English.  She holds a law degree from The Catholic University of America and is a member of the District of Columbia bar.