Shawn has been shepherding projects successfully from start to finish for over two decades. She is fascinated by the mechanisms of the brain; especially cognitive functions involving sense-making and storytelling through visualization. She believes strongly in social, environmental and animal justice. She also loves traveling to–and living amongst–different cultures. Originally from Portland, OR Shawn has worked all over the world including Europe, the Middle East, South Africa and South America. She currently lives in Amsterdam, where she sincerely enjoys life without a car.