The Canadian Academy of Engineering / The Academy


Executive Director: Robert Crawhall

Robert Crawhall
Executive Director

As Executive Director of the Canadian Academy of Engineering, Robert is responsible for the overall operations of the Academy, implementation of the Strategic Plan, partnerships with other organizations, engagement with Fellows of the Academy and relationships with sponsors.

Operations Manager: Christopher Frantz

Christopher Frantz
Christopher Frantz
Project management, Governance, Communications

Chris has worked with non-profit organizations for the past 18 years and has helped them to implement structural changes and also raise millions of dollars. He has managed marketing and communications campaigns. His experience as project manager, team leader, executive director and chair of organizations has enabled him to gain a valuable insight in the way organizations function and what their needs are.

Accounting: Shannon Hallett

Shannon Hallett
Shannon Hallett

Shannon Hallett is a Professional Bookkeeper with a diverse background in private business and not-for-profit associations, with specialties in project, production and membership management. She has worked in this capacity as well as office manager and coordinator with professionals, artists, entrepreneurs and diplomats, with a view to streamlining and clarifying management, compliance and communications in order to facilitate and improve operations. Shannon served as Director on the Board of the Entre-Nous Femmes Housing Society in Vancouver 2004-2007 and was on the LOC for UN-Habitat WUF III and associated conferences.

Administration: Nancy Cardin

Nancy Cardin
Administration and Fellowships

Having worked with several corporate and non-profit organizations in Ontario and Quebec, Nancy brings 15+ years of various administrative experiences. In her role as Administrative Coordinator, Nancy is often the first point of contact with our Fellows.

Share this article