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Shonteia Keaton Bladen County HR

Monday night the Bladen County Board of Commissioners welcomed the new Human Resources Director for the county, Shonteia Keaton.

County Manager Greg Martin introduced Keaton to the commissioners and the public. Keaton has served in the Bladen County government for four years as a Foster Care Social Worker and CAP (Community Alternatives Program) Supervisor in the Home Health Department, according to the county manager’s office.

Her educational background contains a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from Shaw University, a dual Masters degree in Human Resources and Leadership & Management from Webster University.

“My motto is taking small steps to achieve major goals. This is a great opportunity to ensure that county employees and citizens will continue to be served with compassion, respect, and fairness. It’s simply an honor to be chosen as the new Human Resources Director, and I look forward to doing my absolute best as I strive to help others,” stated Keaton.

“We are pleased to welcome Shonteia as the Human Resources Director,” said County Manager Greg Martin.

“Shonteia brings a strong work ethic and a track record of success in previous positions. We are confident that she will provide outstanding service to our employees and serve our County well.”

After the commissioners welcomed Keaton said, “I look forward to serving the citizens and employees of Bladen County to the best of my abilities.”

Read more about Keaton at: http://www.boarddocs.com/nc/bladenco/Board.nsf/files/A5QNT5616C26/$file/KeatonAnnouncement2015final.pdf