Sheanna M. Spence, MS
Chief Marketing Officer, Marshall Health

Sheanna Spence serves as the chief marketing officer for Marshall Health and the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine. Since joining the organization in 2015, she has held several positions, including director of external affairs and assistant director of alumni affairs and community relations, until her appointment as chief marketing officer in 2022. As chief marketing officer, Sheanna oversees the public relations and marketing efforts for the school of medicine and Marshall Health, including advertising, publications, media relations, digital and social media and more.

Prior to joining Marshall, she worked for nearly 10 years in development and community outreach at Mountwest Community & Technical College in Huntington and The Education Alliance in Charleston.

She has a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Marshall University and a Master of Science in Journalism from Ohio University. Sheanna is a 2023 graduate of Leadership West Virginia, a 2018 graduate of Leadership Putnam and serves on the board of directors for the Putnam County Chamber of Commerce. She was named to The State Journal's Generation NEXT: 40 Under 40 in 2024. Sheanna is a member of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Group on Institutional Advancement and the West Virginia Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America. 

A Huntington native, Sheanna now lives with her husband and their two children in Teays Valley, West Virginia, where they are active in their community and church.