Shannon Thornton

Director of Human Resources

Shannon has worked for SSC/Compass Group since 1991. During that time, she has held positions in operations, finance, training, talent acquisition, and as an HR generalist. The combination of positions she has held with the company gives her a unique advantage because she understands the goals and structure of each department. In her current role, she partners with Talent Management, Talent Acquisition and Learning & Development to provide excellent service to our clients. As a member of the executive committee of the Education Diversity and Inclusion Action Council, she helps develop and deploy the sector’s D&I strategic plan. Outside the office, Shannon loves exploring Caribbean beaches and cultures with her husband.

The Compass Network

As a member of Compass Group North America, a $16 billion food and support services organization, SSC has an incredible array of resources at our fingertips, and we put those resources to work for our partners. Compass Group has existing relationships with institutions in all 50 states through its diverse family of business lines including Chartwells, Bon Appetit, FLIK, and Canteen.

Compass group brings unshakable financial stability to support our growth, allowing SSC to invest in innovations for our partners. This support also brings peace of mind to our partnerships by allowing us to take more risk and guarantee outcomes. We can even offer up-front capital investments for facility infrastructure improvements, leading to immediate and long-term financial payoff for your campus.

The Compass Network

As a member of Compass Group North America, a $16 billion food and support services organization, SSC has an incredible array of resources at our fingertips, and we put those resources to work for our partners. Compass Group has existing relationships with institutions in all 50 states through its diverse family of business lines including Chartwells, Bon Appetit, FLIK, and Canteen.

Compass group brings unshakable financial stability to support our growth, allowing SSC to invest in innovations for our partners. This support also brings peace of mind to our partnerships by allowing us to take more risk and guarantee outcomes. We can even offer up-front capital investments for facility infrastructure improvements, leading to immediate and long-term financial payoff for your campus.