Economic Development Corporation Executive Director
Shauna Benson Email
Shauna is a certified Project Manager who started her own company, ENAGAGE: Strategic Management: a company which primarily deals with Project Management, Creative Strategic Partnerships and Business Development.
Shauna has previously served as the Executive Director of the South Cowichan Chamber of Commerce, where she spent that time advocating for local businesses, and working on initiatives with other Chambers and local businesses on Vancouver Island.
Shauna has over 14 years of Project Management experience, including 8 years in marketing and finance, as well as over 4 years of experience in Human Resource. She managed numerous events, ranging from community to corporate engagements. She also developed and ran management planning sessions and a corporate volunteer program, while working with multiple Non for Profit Organizations.
Her volunteer experience includes working on the Council of Partners and chairing Success By 6, South Vancouver Island, managing volunteers for such events as BMX World Championships 2007, RBC Cup 2009 and 2010 TELUS World Skins and chairing Parent Advisory Councils for Middle School, High School and being involved in Provincial Parent Advisory roles.
Through hard work and dedication Shauna has advanced with her career goals and has proven to be a valuable asset for every position and project she has encountered. Her energy and talent have aided her experiences. Shauna earned her Project Management Certification from the Project Management Institution and has studied at Camosun College for International Business, and the University of Victoria for CBIS Project Management.