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Shannon A. Brown

Shannon Brown

Senior Vice President
Chief Human Resources & Diversity Officer
FedEx Express

DTI Board Member


Shannon A. Brown is senior vice president/chief human resources and diversity officer for FedEx Express, a $22.4 billion global transportation company with over 140,000 team members in over 220 countries and territories worldwide. As the most senior human resources executive for FedEx Express, Brown provides strategic direction for all human resources practices, policies and operations for the company. Prior to his current role, Brown served as senior vice president of human resources for FedEx Ground. He began his career at FedEx more than 30 years ago as a package handler at the Memphis hub. Brown earned his bachelors degree from National-Louis University and his masters degree from the University of Denver.