Shanna Kornachuk has been on staff at Harvard since 2007, when she joined the department as Compliance Intern. She was subsequently promoted to Director of Compliance in 2008, then Assistant Director of Athletics in 2011. Currently, Kornachuk oversees the Compliance department and serves as the primary sport administrator for the Alpine and Nordic Ski programs as well as the Cross Country/Track and Field program.
Kornachuk earned a Bachelor’s degree in Finance and Management in 2006 from UMass Lowell where she was a two year track and field captain. In 2007 she received a Master’s Degree in Sports Leadership from Northeastern University. In July 2014 Kornachuk was the recipient of the inaugural Excellence in Sports Leadership Alumni Award from Northeastern for her excellence and achievement as a leader in the sports profession and her commitment to Northeastern’s Master of Sports Leadership program.