Shawn loves to help the public, Indigenous communities and stakeholder groups face challenges, overcome obstacles, and ultimately grow. With over 15 years of experience, Shawn's approach is through meaningful engagement design and implementation, strategic communication, expert facilitation and sound advice. As the Director, Public Engagement for the City of Edmonton, Shawn is privileged to work with a team of exceptional P2 professionals and to contribute to meaningful engagement in one of Canada’s largest cities. What an opportunity!
Shawn is trained as a Certified Engineering Technologist (CET), a Registered Professional Planner (RPP, MCIP) and is proud to hold the Certified Public Participation Professional designation (CP3).
Shawn is the current vice-president of the IAP2 Wild Rose Chapter. He also contributes to the Edmonton Professional Development Committee and is a Co-chair for the 2020 IAP2 North American Conference.