Shondria is an Associate Director and Global Program Director for ELITE, a new hire program targeting new campus hires and new experienced hires entering IT at Lilly. She has over 24 years of experience leading IT and Business projects for multiple fortune 500 companies, including 3M, IBM, Anthem, and Lilly. Shondria is an award-winning project and program manager recognized as a finalist for two consecutive years for the coveted Lilly CIO Awards. Shondria was recognized as a 2020 Golden Laurel shining star by InnoPower and the Indianapolis Recorder.
She is a graduate of Information Technology Senior Management Forum (ITSMF) Emerge Academy and a recipient of the Butterfly Award. She is a storyteller, community volunteer and connector. She is a member of the board of Trustees for the Oaks Academy, and a past president of BDPA Indianapolis and currently a BDPA Indianapolis board member. She is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated. She is a graduate of Florida A&M University. She also attended Indiana Wesleyan University, where she earned her Masters in Business Administration and was voted by her cohort as “Most Outstanding Professional.” Shondria and her husband have been married for almost 20 years and have two children: a son and daughter.