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Shana Sechrist

General Counsel

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Contact Information

Salem Campus

University Services Building
900 State Street
Salem  Oregon  97301


Shana Sechrist is General Counsel and Vice President for Human Resources. She provides leadership for Legal Affairs, Human Resources, and Risk Management. She comes to her role with deep experience in the areas of education law, labor and employment law, business litigation, and human resources management and has many years of experience in developing and leading high-functioning teams. She is dedicated to supporting her teams as they foster relationships of trust and confidence to create an inclusive experience for all members of the campus community to thrive.

She received her JD from Harvard Law School and a BA in communication studies with honors from UCLA.