Shinika L. Byrd

Lecturer, Management

Shinika L. Byrd

Research Interests

Shinika Byrd earned her Executive Masters in Business Administration from the University of North Alabama. Byrd has over 15 years of professional work experience. She currently serves as Lecturer of Management in the College of Business. Her interests include Business Management, Organizational Behavior (OB), and Leadership. Byrd has performed in several capacities at the University of North Alabama. Before Lecturer, she had the opportunity to serve as Senior Admissions Coordinator for the College of Business MBA Program. Byrd was a team leader and critical contributor to the remarkable growth in the College of Business, resulting in the largest MBA program in the state of Alabama.
Byrd also served in the Office of Advancement for over five years preceding the College of Business. Byrd extensive experience in the Advancement Office adds to her business knowledge in not-for-profit. Prior to UNA, Byrd worked for Waste Management and Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital.
In addition to her full-time position, she has managed CQI Insulation and Spray Foam, a family-owned company located in Tuscumbia, Alabama. Byrd has performed in many facets for the company. Some of her key involvements include; the facilitation of the company’s establishment, implementing strategic business management processes, and applying marketing tactics amplifying sales revenue growth year-over-year.
Byrd has been a long-time mentor in the community and participated in charitable organizations for many years, as well as serving on numerous local professional boards. Byrd currently serves on her local county, Department of Human Resource (DHR) Board.
Byrd is a Mississippi native and resides in Tuscumbia, Alabama, has an interest in gardening, reading, and most importantly, spending time with her family.

Courses Taught

MG350 Financials in Hospitality Ind Spring 2021
MG350 Financials in Hospitality Ind Spring 2021
MG100 Introduction to Business Spring 2021
MG331 Leadership & Org Behavior Spring 2021
MG331 Leadership & Org Behavior Spring 2021
MG330 Principles of Management Spring 2021
MG100 Introduction to Business Fall 2020
MG100 Introduction to Business Fall 2020
MG331 Leadership & Org Behavior Fall 2020
MG330 Principles of Management Fall 2020
MG345 Service Industry Management Fall 2020
MG345 Service Industry Management Fall 2020
MG100 Introduction to Business Summer 2020
MG350 Financials in Hospitality Ind Spring 2020
MG499 Independent Study-Practicum Spring 2020
MG100 Introduction to Business Spring 2020
MG330 Principles of Management Spring 2020
MG345 Service Industry Management Spring 2020
MG100 Introduction to Business Fall 2019
MG330 Principles of Management Fall 2019
MG345 Service Industry Management Fall 2019

Education

MBA University of North Alabama, 2015
Other University of North Alabama, 2012

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