LaShanda Reed-Larry (Mansfield, Texas) joined Essilor in 2015 as the Head of Diversity and Inclusion. Prior to joining Essilor, she held positions at Health Care Service Corporation, American Airlines and Continental Airlines. Her experience includes roles in Revenue Accounting, Customer Service, Communications and Leadership Performance & Development. LaShanda is a respected professional who demonstrates the ability to collaborate, lead and influence. She has been successful building programs that promote inclusion in the workplace. LaShanda volunteers with community organizations that advocate on behalf of women and children. She also supports her independent school district by serving on Site Based Decision teams and the PTA at her sons’ schools. LaShanda has previously served on the boards of Dallas Dress for Success, the Sickle Anemia Foundation of Dallas and the Dallas County Affiliate of Susan G. Komen. She spends most of her free time with Jack and Jill of America, Incorporated, a family organization whose focus is to develop children into future leaders through rich programming. LaShanda earned a B.S. Accounting from Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She resides in Mansfield, Texas with her husband Cornell and their three sons.