Shane Blackmer

With experience building and leading cross-functional teams in global operating environments, Shane has a consistent record of translating strategy to action. He’s known for leading the development and implementation of autonomous mobility technologies and is the director of operations for Stantec GenerationAV™. 

Shane leads strategic planning, operations, training, and transformation activities to introduce and accelerate the adoption of AVs and related high growth and high-tech mobility systems. His experience includes authoring the US Army Tank Automotive Research, Development, and Engineering Center’s Ground Vehicle Autonomy and Robotics Strategy. Shane also led the US Army Ground Vehicle Robotics’ Campaign of Learning to inform operational units of emerging ground vehicle robotics and autonomous capabilities.

Shane’s passions are faith, family, and pioneering the adoption of AV technologies. He strives to change lives for good, and can be found teaching at Oakland University, coaching basketball, and mentoring youth on leadership and responsible citizenship.