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Shawn McCann Named New Executive Director of ESO

ShawnMcCann ESO DirectorUHD's Employment Services and Operations office is happy to announce the new executive director position has been filled by Shawn McCann. McCann brings to ESO more than 14 years of experience in human resource management and employee relations.

Prior to joining UHD, McCann was a partner at McCann Consulting, a professional services firm specializing in human resource consulting. He also served in HR leadership roles with Texas Children's Hospital, Jacobs Technology, NASA, Neighborhood Centers Inc. and Communities In Schools.

McCann has also been a featured speaker at various conferences and seminars, and has conducted extensive research in the areas of human and industrial relations. He has written articles on the subject for such periodicals as "Leadership Excellence Essentials." McCann is also a published author of the well-received book, "Asleep At Work: Thoughts On Surviving In The Ever-Changing Workplace."

In addition to working in HR, McCann served as an adjunct professor and lecturer in sociology for the University of Houston-Clear Lake, College of the Mainland and the Houston Community College System. He received his master's degree in behavioral science from the University of Houston-Clear Lake and his bachelor's degree in history from Texas Southern University.

ESO is excited to have McCann on the team and the team is confident that his knowledge and experience will serve UHD well.