Shout-Out to Shantanica!
Our 1,000,000th Associate Trained Through Walmart Academies
Shantanica Mayo from Store 691 in Fort Payne, Alabama, has been with the company for five years, was recently promoted to CAP 2 Supervisor, is a Live Better U student who wants to earn her bachelor’s degree in Business and is excited to continue growing in her career at Walmart.
“It’s amazing to me. Me and my husband want to have a family, so I think this will help us for our future in the long run,” said Shantanica.
Click here to get a behind-the-scenes look at Shantanica’s celebration!
Wendy Daniel is an Academy Facilitator at Store 301 and said she’s proud to work for a company committed to helping its associates see a clear path to advancement. Shantanica was in Wendy's class in Gadsden, Alabama, when she was suprised as the one millionth associate trained. 
“When they announced the Walmart Academy was happening, I said, ‘That’s something I want to be a part of.’”
– Wendy Daniel, Academy Facilitator
The Walmart Academy program started in 2016 with a single Academy in Carrollton, Texas, and now has more than 200 locations across the country.
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