Shannon Lucas


Shannon Lucas, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Catalyst Constellations, has over twenty years’ experience working with startups, launching her own ventures, and driving innovation into the world’s largest companies. Shannon is a best-selling author Move Fast, Break Shit, Burn Out; The Catalyst’s Guide to Working Well. She is a passionate thought leader about creating sustainable organizations in every sense of the word—for people, planet and profit.

In 2017, Shannon launched Catalyst Constellations, a change accelerator dedicated to helping organizations accelerate change by empowering their innate change makers—aka Catalysts. Catalyst Constellations creates the tools, resources, and research, along with physical and virtual spaces to connect, to support the global Catalyst community. Their mission to help Catalysts amplify and accelerate positive impact around the world.

In her previous roles, as EVP of Emerging Business at Ericsson, Senior Innovation Architect at Cisco’s Hyper-innovation Living Lab and Director of Innovation at Vodafone Global Enterprise, Shannon empowered Fortune 500 businesses to stay agile, competitive and sustainable through the adoption of new technologies and organizational structures.