Shauna Feth has been the President and CEO of the Alberta Chambers of Commerce (ACC) since June 2022. Prior to assuming leadership of the Alberta Chambers of Commerce, she spent 12 years as Executive Director of the Alberta Business Family Institute at the University of Alberta School of Business. Shauna is a designated Family Enterprise Advisor™ who was born into a third-generation business family and has been actively and effectively promoting, educating, and supporting outreach programs for entrepreneurs and business families for almost 15 years.
Shauna was the Project Manager for the Creating Pathways for Entrepreneurial Families Initiative. This partnership, funded by the University of Alberta and Rural Alberta’s Development Fund, was designed to increase the sustainability of rural family businesses and communities. Throughout the project, Shauna and her team enjoyed tremendous success by supplying ABFI programs and services to more than 8,000 constituents across the province.
After gaining experience in the financial and accounting industries, Shauna successfully started several of her own ventures. In partnership with her husband Ken, they have built and sold two oilfield/pipeline consulting, maintenance, and construction companies. The newest family enterprise is an apiary, where they are proud and passionate stewards of a large brood of honeybees.
Concurrently, Shauna was a partner in a very active project and event management consulting company. Through consulting, Shauna was involved in some of the most successful events hosted in Alberta, including Big Valley Jamboree, Grand Opening of the Alberta Hockey Hall of Fame, and the Viking Cup International Hockey Tournament.
A long-time community volunteer for many events and organizations, currently Shauna is Co-Chair of the Provincial Talent Development Task Force, Past Chair of the Alberta Chambers of Commerce, Past Chair of the Camrose Chamber of Commerce, Past Board Director for the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, Past Advisory Board Member for the Centre for Entrepreneurship and Family Enterprise, Past Board Member for the Alberta Business Family Institute and Adjudicator and Project Advisor for the Family Enterprise Xchange.