Amanda Shatzko is a visual artist, regional government official, and President of AS Consulting her art consultancy. Growing up, she was equally interested in sport and in visual art, competing as a nationally ranked gymnast. Her gifts have at times intersected, including in live performances and at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics where she painted live in Whistler. Amanda is a global ambassador for the arts and an active leader in her BC community. She was recognized in 2019 as one of of Business in Vancouver’s Top 40 under 40.