As Vice President, Consultation and Engagement, Jodi Shanoff is a senior project manager who routinely directs both quantitative and qualitative custom research assignments in the public and private sectors at the local, provincial and national level. She has worked in the Public Affairs realm for almost 20 years, both as a supplier and buyer of strategic insight. In recent years, Jodi’s professional interests and experience have prompted her to apply her public opinion and market research skills to the realm of consultation and engagement. Navigating the various traditional and online tools for stakeholder engagement, Jodi helps to narrow the gap between decision-makers and the stakeholders who are most impacted by their decisions – whether they are citizens, shareholders or customers. Jodi also prioritizes community and volunteerism – she has sat on many not-for-profit Boards of Directors, and is currently the President of the Miles Nadal JCC. Jodi is also attempts regularly to impose her values of community and excellence on her two loving, but impervious children.