Shena Seneca Tharnish joined Comcast Business Services as VP, Cybersecurity Product Management in late February 2017 and now has responsibility for Secure Networking & Cybersecurity solutions. She joined after serving as SVP, Enterprise Network Infrastructure at PNC Bank for five years in Pittsburgh, PA, and as a Senior Information Technology leader at The Home Depot, Inc. for twelve years in Atlanta, GA.
In Shena’s time at Comcast Business, she has developed a Cybersecurity Product Framework that drives the commercial product roadmap, as well as security practices for all business products at Comcast Business. She also leads a team of product management professionals that address common network and security challenges with targeted solutions and services for businesses of all sizes. Shena has an unwavering commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and in 2021 became the National Champion for Comcast’s newest Employee Resource Group, Indigenous at Comcast.
Shena has over 25 years of experience in Information Technology – leading and managing engineering, development, and product management organizations. Prior to joining The Home Depot, Tharnish worked as a Network Consultant with carriers MCI WorldCom and Concert Communications (BT/AT&T), designing wide area networks for businesses.
Shena Seneca Tharnish earned her EMBA from the Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University, and her undergraduate in Telecommunications Engineering Technology, with a minor in management, at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) in New York.