Director, Partners for Action, University of Waterloo
Shawna has 17 years of experience in the environmental field, managing environmental assessment, and aboriginal and public engagement programs for infrastructure and energy projects throughout Ontario. That experience allows her to engage with local municipal governments, aboriginal communities, and residents on a number of often contentious projects.
As the Director for Partners for Action, Shawna is responsible for strategic oversight of all P4A programs (events, research, reports, etc.), fundraising, managing relationships with stakeholders, funders and research partners, and promoting the network.