Junior Board Member
Shanda McCune is the Director of Programs at Codesmith, a tech-education start dedicated to providing access to elite education for people of all backgrounds. As the Director of Programs, Shanda manages the teams responsible for admissions, programming, outcomes and new program launches.
Prior to Codesmith, Shanda was a Program Manager in the Social Entrepreneurship Department at Mayan Families, an NGO working with indigenous communities in the highlands of Guatemala. Shanda worked closely with Mayan artisans to help them grow their small businesses and learn about finances.
Shanda is originally from the Central Coast of California and received her B.A. in Public Policy from Pomona College. After graduating college, Shanda lived and worked abroad in Melbourne, Australia – Suwon, South Korea – and Panajachel, Guatemala before moving to Los Angeles.