Shauna McKenzie OnitaManager, Economic and Workforce Development Strategies, The Career Foundation

    Shauna is the Manager, Economic and Workforce Development Strategies at The Career Foundation, she possesses over 20 years of experience in the staffing and recruitment industry. She is an effective networker who brings people and organizations together to accomplish common goals. She describes herself as a “big-picture” thinker with creative, unique perspectives–able to find and create opportunities that are not always obvious. Over the past 10 years, Shauna grew to love the skilled trades sector due to the strength of employer relationships that she developed and her fascination with the numerous careers available in the trades. She possesses a diploma in accounting and is currently working towards her CHRP designation, with expected completion in Fall 2022.

    According to Shauna: “There is a tremendous focus on trades right now and it’s very exciting to be involved with the transformation in my own small way. I am looking forward to building stronger and impactful relationships with employers, trades associations, unions, job seekers, trade schools, community partners, students, and parents to do my part in promoting and advocating for all things trades. My aim is to identify a need, collaborate on the best solution, and continue to support continuous improvement.”


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