Shanna is a project manager with a background in financial and economic analysis, as well as community planning and redevelopment. Born and raised in McCarthy and Anchorage, Shanna is passionate about helping communities find solutions to the critical issues facing Alaska’s future. Whether working with local governments, tribal entities, state agencies, or the private sector, Shanna provides objective facts and analytical tools to help organizations find common solutions to controversial issues. She is skilled at translating complex technical data so that it is understandable and transparent. As a former redevelopment professional with a focus on sustainable development projects, Shanna enjoys working with public agencies and businesses to implement public/private partnerships that help achieve common goals.