2020 Texas Volunteer of the Year
Volunteer leader, people advocate, diversity inclusionist, introvert, speaker, student, and teacher. Angela Shaw is a force to be reckoned with. She’s an HR professional focused on developing the next generation of HR leaders. She’s an avid learner and is never afraid to ask the hard questions. Best of all, she shares her truths and experiences as a way to connect, influence, and inspire the people around her.
When Angela isn’t changing the world of HR with her talents, she is speaking on the importance of HR, diversity, inclusion, and other related people topics. Not only does she speak about it, but she also lives it in her everyday life. Angela is actively involved in groups and organizations such as TXSHRM, SHRM, AHRMA, and WILCO HR where she is helping change people’s thinking about critical topics like good HR and diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Currently, Angela is the Vice President of Human Resources at Campus Advantage, a student housing company where they create successful people, who help create successful communities. She’s also an adjunct professor at the University of Texas at Austin and Austin Community College where she teaches about the essentials of HR. Prior to her role at Campus Advantage, Angela has had a range of roles in HR within a variety of industries, adding to her rounded experience and expertise. She has also served as a volunteer Board Member for several other organizations including the YWCA of Greater Austin and PelotonU.