Shae Nelson

Talent Acquisition Associate

“Transparent communication is a key to team success.”

Shae Nelson loves recruiting and working closely with people. Having played and coached sports, she thrives on helping the people around her and enjoys a team win. She genuinely cares about others and seeks to understand all viewpoints. As a highly motivated and organized person, Shae’s advice is to be prepared for anything.

Her background includes working in the athletic compliance office for a university and with the Special Olympics Oregon, where she was a director for youth programming across the state. Shae oversaw multiple sports programs and led all recruiting and training initiatives for participants. With her nonprofit experience, she helped create an affordable housing nonprofit for a local real estate brokerage. Shae holds a master’s degree in sports and recreation from James Madison University and a bachelor’s degree in communication and media studies from Portland State University.     

  • ALTERNATIVE CAREER: A SINGER!
  • DURING COLLEGE: WAS A DIVISION ONE SOFTBALL PLAYER
  • QUOTE TO LIVE BY: "THE MEASURE OF WHO WE ARE IS WHAT WE DO WITH WHAT WE HAVE." – VINCE LOMBARDI