Our People

Shauna Manner
Chief Operating Officer
Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it. -- Ferris Bueller
Portland, Oregon
(971) 204-8969


Shauna is a seasoned professional who insists upon stopping and looking around once in awhile. From pursuing her Master’s in Business Administration to her current role as Chief Operating Officer, Shauna understands organizations are first and foremost built by people. While she has a knack for ensuring the checkbook is balanced, her focus is always on creating and reinforcing a strong and dynamic team. Shauna drives organizational effectiveness by recognizing and encouraging the development of individual talents and skills as they align with organizational goals. In a world that increasingly erases individuals in interest of the “bottom line,” Shauna understands that true, sustained success comes only through a thriving team.

Highlights & Background

Shauna served for a combined 14 years as Managing Director of Resources Law Group, a natural resources legal and consulting firm, and as Chief Financial Officer of Resources Legacy Fund, a nonprofit focused on the conservation of natural resources. Shauna was responsible for overall operations of the law firm and nonprofit, specifically in the areas of human resources, accounting and finance, information technology, facilities, and marketing, as well as long and short-term business planning. Shauna holds an MBA from the University of California at Davis and a Bachelor of Science degree from University of the Pacific.