BYP Young Pro to Know: Shawn Coleman


March 20, 2018

This month, we sit down with Shawn Coleman: Director, Government Affairs at Terrapin Care Station. Terrapin Care Station is Bolder Young Professionals’ Presenting Sponsor, and is also being recognized as an Innovative Company of the year at the Boulder Chamber’s Celebration of Leadership Awards on March 7. Learn more about the event here. 

Hometown:
Queens Village N.Y.

Why is your job awesome?
Cannabis policy is at the intersection of social justice and economic justice in the modern economy. Leading the legislative agenda for Terrapin Care Station, demonstrating corporate leadership in policy, philanthropy is a unique honor.

Hobbies:
Skiing, Sailing, Settlers of Catan

Favorite beer?
Anything on tap at Vision Quest Brewery

One place in Boulder everyone should check out:
Terrapin Care Station of course!

What do you want to be when you grow up?
An international man of leisure

Best advice you have ever received:
“Quit your job and move back to Boulder, you’ll figure it out from there” -Shaun McGrath

Are you more of a hunter or gatherer?
Gatherer

If you could steal credit for any great piece of art, song, film, book, etc., which would it be?
Arrested Development (the TV show)