Shantal has 20 years of experience in marketing, motivational and promotional writing, outreach, event production, fundraising, and business and network development working with non-profits, membership associations, corporations, and international organizations, as well as with various creative, artistic, spiritual, and wellness organizations and practitioners. Her expertise involves enhancing public profiles, cultivating key partnerships, lead generation, designing custom events, providing support with thought leadership, and developing innovative, promotional strategies to expand member, client, and sponsor bases.
Her experience includes numerous volunteer and board member roles with various groups, including Positive Focus, Celebrate Your Life Chicago, Infinity Foundation, Life Force Arts Center, and New Momentum for Human Unity.
Shantal has also designed an interactive toolkit called The A.R.T. of Emotions aimed at teaching children how to express, release, and transform their emotions via healthy outlets and fun, imaginative tools in order to lay a foundation for a lifetime of emotional intelligence, emotional regulation, and resilience.