Shawna K. Vogel is the General Counsel and a Managing Director of the Katz Group in Edmonton. Previously, she was a partner with Dentons Canada LLP in the Edmonton office for 18 years. In 2016, she served as the chair of the Dentons Canada board and a vice-chair on the global board of the Dentons law firm, which has more than 130 locations across 50 countries.
Shawna is honoured to be named as one of the Canadian Board Diversity Council’s 2017 Diversity 50, and to have received a 2017 Lexpert Zenith award for Achievement of Women in Law. A committed leader with extensive experience in strategy and oversight, governance, acquisitions and risk, Shawna has practiced business law and served on boards for more than 30 years, including the strategic committee for the Jerry Forbes Centre, the Legal Education Society of Alberta, the Organization of Women in International Trade, the Kids Up Front Foundation, and the Edmonton Economic Development Corporation.
Shawna is a proud Edmontonian and the very proud grandmother of Hudson.