Talent and Culture Initiatives
Shavon White plays a critical role in the Sucherman organization helping recruit world-class executive talent for the firm’s media, sports, and digital clients while also advancing the firm’s diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives focused on best practices for building diverse workforces and cultures. Across all her responsibilities, Shavon leverages her experience in television news production, where she interacted with world leaders, entertainment figures, and on-air talent.
Prior to joining Sucherman in 2018, Shavon managed on-air talent, developed story ideas, and booked a wide variety of global newsmakers and experts as a Fox News Channel producer for FOX & Friends, Sunday Morning Futures with Maria Bartiromo & America’s News Headquarters. She also was a vital member of the launch team for the FOX & Friends First 4 am-hour show and booked guests for the 2016 Presidential debates and election coverage.
During her time at Fox News Channel, Shavon participated in an innovative company apprentice program promoting diversity within TV journalism. She spearheaded the production of the “Apprentice Informer,” and lead outreach efforts such as a cross-divisional diversity initiative with the National Association of Black Journalists Conference. She started her career in 2012 as a Production Assistant at Fox Business Network.
Shavon earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Media and Communications, minoring in American Studies at the State University of New York at Old Westbury.