Shaby manages the day-to-day HR function for Orr Group, as well as strategic initiatives and long-term projects for the firm. Her responsibilities include talent acquisition, onboarding and orientation, payroll and benefits, personnel management, and organizational planning and development.
She also leads Orr Group’s team providing outsourced HR leadership and services to nonprofit clients. For example, Shaby serves as the Human Resources Director (HRD) for one the nation’s leading disease research institute foundations. In this role, she advises on HR policies and procedures, as well as other issues related to staffing, management of the employment life cycle, and liaison with legal counsel.
Shaby also leads the provision of outsourced Human Resources Management (HRM) services to a national civil rights advocacy firm. She has helped to develop a strategic HR roadmap and implement an annual plan to guide its activities across all aspects of the HR function.
Before joining Orr Group, Shaby served as the Vice President of Human Resources for Congressional Bank, a privately-held financial institution based in Bethesda, MD. In this role, she managed the HR function for the entire organization, helping grow the business from a local 25-person team to more than 300 staff nationwide. In addition to her primary responsibilities, Shaby led the Bank’s philanthropic initiatives, building out their Corporate Social Responsibility program, and supporting area nonprofit groups through charitable giving, volunteer activities, donation drives, and fundraisers.
- M.B.A., University of Maryland, Smith School of Business, 2014
- M.S., Human Resource Management & Statistical Analytics, University of Maryland, 2011
- B.S. Physics; B.A., Political Science, Salisbury University, 2007
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When I’m not working I’m…
Visiting museums, watching live music, trying new restaurants, or spending time with my husband and our puppy, Olive.