Shane Means

Chief Operating Officer


Shane Means' presence at Merus has been an incredible addition to our team. His 14 years of experience in software have helped us increase our growing team internally as well as our client base.


Shane held the titles of Project Manager, Business Analyst, and Sales Engineer prior to his eight years as a Solutions Consultant at FedEx. Before that, Shane received a BA from the University of California, Santa Barbara and an MBA from California State University, East Bay.


Through each task we have assigned, Shane continues to demonstrate leadership, innovation, and thoughtful consideration. He takes charge of a challenge and comes up with workable solutions, making him a perfect fit as COO. Shane believes in the Merus approach and thinks that perfectly designed software deserves first-class implementation.


Shane contributes as a Power Forward for the Merus, Inc. basketball team and can also be found surfing with his wife and 3 children at a variety of secret spots in Santa Cruz. Shane is a proud volunteer for Alameda County CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) and encourages others to get involved in their local CASA programs as well.