Director of Diversity & Inclusion
Shary Tran is the Director of Diversity and Inclusion for the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Health System. Her work focuses on Workplace and Workforce initiatives with the ultimate goal of ensuring a quality healthcare experience for everyone who chooses Froedtert for their care. Shary specializes in strategic recruitment, diversity education, and development of quality staff for the health system.
Before joining Froedtert Health 7 years ago, Shary spent over 15 years working in the field of Diversity and Inclusion for Fortune 500 companies such as Briggs & Stratton and Johnson Controls.
Shary is a life-long resident of Milwaukee and is deeply committed to her community. She served as President of the Young Professionals of Milwaukee - currently known as FUEL Milwaukee. She is a former Alumnus of the Year and alumni board member of INROADS WI and also served on the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater Alumni Board. In 2015, Shary was recognized by the Milwaukee Business Journal as a “40 Under 40” leader in the community. She is a board member of Hispanic Professionals of Greater Milwaukee and volunteers on committees supporting community organizations like Safe and Sound and 88Nine RadioMilwaukee. Her involvement in the community has helped her grow a diverse network of friends who keep her motivated to do this work every day.
Shary holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration from Cardinal Stritch University and a Bachelor of Administration - International Business from the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater.
Shary Tran is the youngest child in an immigrant family of 12, and a first-generation Wisconsin native. Her culturally diverse upbringing helped drive her passion for work in the field of diversity and cultural competence.