Georgian welcomes Shannon Hynes as new Vice President, External Relations and Enrolment
Jan. 4, 2023
Shannon Hynes will join Georgian College as the new Vice President, External Relations and Enrolment, commencing Jan. 23. Shannon will be responsible for the college’s strategic enrolment planning, and will oversee Advancement and Alumni Relations, Marketing, Communications and Recruitment and the Office of the Registrar.
Most recently, Shannon was the Associate Vice President, Strategic Planning and Institutional Analysis, at George Brown College.
Over the course of her career, Shannon has served on various committees and has volunteered as an adjudicator for sector awards, and as a speaker at Canadian Council for the Advancement of Education and Gartner Strategy Leadership Council events. She’s an award recipient and has been featured in various publications by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education, sharing her passion for advancing strategic thinking and outcomes for postsecondary institutions and the sectors and communities they serve. She has also volunteered her time on executive committees and as a non-profit board member for many years.
Shannon earned her Bachelor of Arts from York University, completed a post-graduate certificate in Publishing from Ryerson University (now Toronto Metropolitan University), and earned her Master of Business Administration from the Edinburgh Business School at Heriot-Watt University. She’s also a Prosci-certified Change Leader.