Shannon Janzen

Vice President and Chief Forester, Western Forest Products

Shannon Janzen was appointed Chief Forester in 2013 and became Vice President and Chief Forester in 2015. Previously, as Manager of Strategic Planning, she established strategic relationships with First Nations, environmental groups and various levels of government along the B.C. coast. She now oversees Western’s strategic business investments on crown lands and ensures the company’s continued commitment to sustainability and responsible forest management.

Ms. Janzen is a Registered Professional Forester and holds a Bachelor of Science in Natural Resource Management from the University of Northern British Columbia.