Shane Erickson serves as the Regional Vice President, Northern Alberta, for Qualico—the largest fully integrated, privately owned Real Estate Company in western Canada. Shane started with Qualico in 2000 as a Project Manager for the Communities Division, and advanced to General Manager in 2010. In 2012, Shane was promoted to Regional Vice President, Northern Alberta. Shane graduated with honours from the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology in 1993 with a diploma in Urban and Regional Planning. Shane has over 20 years’ experience in the land development and housing industry. He has well-rounded practical experience having worked in the capacity of land use design consultant, municipal approval and process facilitation, and land development manager. Shane has served on the Board of Directors for UDI Alberta and the Edmonton Chapter including a two-year term as Chairman. Shane has also served on numerous committees on behalf of Capital Region Board, CHBA, and various regional Municipalities.