Shanna Hocking

Shanna HockingShanna (rhymes with Donna) Hocking is deeply committed to helping others achieve what they didn't know was possible through their leadership and philanthropy. 

Hocking is the founder and CEO of Hocking Leadership, which specializes in leadership development and fundraising strategy. Her clients include universities, national nonprofit organizations, global businesses, and family foundations. Previously, Hocking spent 20 years raising hundreds of millions of dollars and leading collaborative teams at organizations such as the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Alabama, and Duke University. She is the author of “One Bold Move a Day” (November 2022, McGraw Hill), which was named “must read nonfiction” by the Next Big Idea Club. 

Hocking’s expertise has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg Businessweek, Harper's Bazaar UK, Entrepreneur, New York Post, Business Insider, and, among others. Her articles have been published on Harvard Business Review, Fortune, Fast Company, Chicago Tribune, The Muse, Motherly, and Forbes. She has been seen on ABC, NBC, CBS, and Nexstar affiliate television stations across the United States.