Published 12 July 2021

Exygy Welcomes Shawna Brinson

The Exygy Team is thrilled to share that Shawna Brinson joined our team last week as a Growth Associate! Shawna comes to Exygy with extensive nonprofit fundraising and communications experience, specializing in grants and corporate partnerships for education and community development organizations.

She has a B.A. and M.A. in Geography from the University of Kansas and is based in St. Louis, MO, while her studies, work, and vacations have taken her around the world. Her highlights include completing cultural geography research in New Zealand, visiting microfinance projects in Uganda, and kayaking in Belize.

In addition to her international interests, Shawna is a strong supporter of racial justice activism and mutual aid efforts in Missouri. She also greatly appreciates any time she can spend outside with her husband, dog, friends, and backyard garden.

Interested in working at Exygy? Reach out through our Open Application.


June Kissel
June Kissel
Growth Associate

When she's not researching her next favorite restaurant, you can find her doing crossword puzzles, or advocating for affordable housing and the destigmatization of mental health.