Shaara Roman, Founder & Managing Partner of the Silverene Group, has over 20 years of global experience improving organizational effectiveness and leading culture, organizational development and talent strategies across a broad spectrum of companies and industries. She works with clients in the private and public sector to align leadership and culture with the business strategy, design effective organizations and create programs to maximize the employee experience. Throughout her career, Shaara has worked with businesses at inflexion points working to transform the leadership, culture and talent initiatives to drive growth and impact in an evolving business landscape. Shaara often speaks on the topics of organizational effectiveness and design, winning talent strategies, culture and driving engagement in organizations. She is often described as a dynamic, passionate and results-focused executive advisor and speaker.
Prior to founding the Silverene Group, Shaara held executive leadership positions at NRECA, CGI, Fannie Mae, Visa and Allied Capital. She has successfully led efforts to achieve expense reductions, improve service delivery and build high performing teams.
Shaara holds an MBA in International Business from Georgetown University and a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Mary Washington, graduating with highest honors from both institutions. Shaara serves on the Board of Directors for the Arlington Soccer Association and The Campagna Center. She has also served on the Board of Directors for the Washington area Human Resources Leadership Forum and is a member of several local and national professional organizations. She lives in Arlington, Virginia with her husband and their two children.