Previously board secretary for First West, Shawn Neumann was first elected as the board chair in May 2011, and recently re-elected as chair in May 2014. He has been a member of the credit union since 1980 and has spent many years involved with the credit union. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in economics and history from Simon Fraser University, and is the founder and president of Domain7 Solutions Inc., an Abbotsford-based Internet solutions company. At Domain7, Shawn works with a diverse group of organizations and companies, providing web-based systems and solutions to meet each client's unique business needs. This experience has allowed him to bring his perspective of the rapidly changing, technology-driven marketplace to the board and its discussions.
In addition to his work at Domain7, Shawn has remained keenly interested in volunteering, both locally and internationally, and currently serves in a leadership position at his church.
Shawn was elected to the board in 1998. Shawn's current committee responsibilities includes serving on the Partnership and Government Relations Committee, the Investment and Loan Committee, and Human Resources Committee. As board chair, Shawn is also an ex-officio member of all committees.
- Entrepreneurial leadership
- Strategic planning