Jeremy Shapira manages Giant Eagle’s Inclusion and Diversity strategy. He grew up in Pittsburgh and went to college in Philadelphia to study art history. Building on Giant Eagle’s nearly 40-year history of employing people with disabilities, Jeremy leads the Company’s disability inclusion strategy. Currently, he is focused on supporting and expanding the “embedded specialist” project in each of the Company’s major markets and leading its Abilities Business Resource Group. He is particularly proud of Giant Eagle’s efforts to hire people who normally work in sheltered workshops in GetGo stores. Also, Jeremy is leading an effort employ more people with disabilities in Giant Eagle’s distribution centers. Jeremy serves on the board of ACHIEVA, Pittsburgh’s largest differently abled services organization He also serves on the board of Squirrel Hill Health Center, a Federally Qualified Health Center serving Pittsburgh’s immigrant and refugee populations.