Shamek Cardona of Hanover Park, Ill., has begun work as manager of human resources for the Church of the Brethren, working at the denomination’s General Offices in Elgin, Ill.
She is a graduate of William Rainey Harper College, where she earned an associate’s degree in medical administration. She will be completing a bachelor of science in business with a concentration in human resource management in June.
Most recently she worked with Generations at Oakton Pavilion in Des Plaines, Ill., where she had been an administrative assistant and human resources manager since December 2014. Previously she served as human resources coordinator with River View Rehab Center in Elgin, and was a staffing coordinator with Maplewood Health Care Center in Elgin.