Editorial Portfolio

Shana has the skills to help others transform complex ideas into a narrative that is relevant and accessible to a wide range of audiences—a rare talent that brings out the best in each and every author that she works with.

Murray Journeay, Research Scientist
Geological Survey of Canada,
 Earth Sciences Sector, NRCan


EDITING

Green Building Action Plan, Campus + Community Planning, UBC, 2018.

Disaster Risk Profiles (development), Natural Resources Canada, 2018.

Queen’s Park Heritage Conservation Area, City of New Westminster, 2018.

UR+: Understand Risk from Knowledge to Action, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute BC Chapter (ERI-BC), 2018. Design by Uncover.

Planning a Healthy Community Starts Here: Overview of PlanH Progress and Impact (2012–2016), BC Healthy Communities, 2018. Design by Uncover.

Unravelling the Problem of Apparel Waste in the Greater Vancouver Area, Karen Storry and Andrea McKenzie, 2018. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.26792.26886.

Marketing Toolkit: Best Business Practices in Marketing for Farmers’ Market Farmers, Institute for Sustainable Food Systems at Kwantlen Polytechnic University and BC Association of Farmers’ Markets, 2017. Design by Uncover.

Successful Farmers’ Market Farmers in British Columbia: Business Management Lessons from 15 Case Studies, Institute for Sustainable Food Systems at Kwantlen Polytechnic University and BC Association of Farmers’ Markets, 2017. Design by Uncover.

Climate Change Adaptation Strategy, District of North Vancouver, 2017. Design by Uncover.

Official Community Plan, City of New Westminster, 2016.

Corporate Plan, District of North Vancouver, 2016. Design by Uncover.

Biodiversity Strategy, City of Vancouver, 2015.

Community Heart & Soul Field Guide, Second Edition, Orton Family Foundation, 2015.

The UBC Okanagan Campus Plan, University of British Columbia, 2015. Design by Uncover.

Data Issues and Promising Practices for Integrated Community Energy Mapping, CanmetENERGY, Natural Resources Canada, 2015.

Backgrounder: Future Climate in Northeast BC, Fraser Basin Council, 2015.

Emergency Communications Plan, City of Vancouver, 2014.

Community Heart & Soul Field Guide, Orton Family Foundation, 2014.

Vancouver Mayor’s Engaged City Task Force Final Report, City of Vancouver, 2014.

Transportation 2040 (public version), City of Vancouver, 2013. Design by Uncover.

“Take Action,” PlanH web pages,  BC Healthy Communities, 2013.

Action Guides, BC Healthy Communities, 2013, 2015.

Greenest City 2020 Action Plan: 2012-2013 Implementation Update, City of Vancouver, 2013.

Official Community Plan, Township of Langley, 2013.

Community Energy and Emissions Plan, Regional District of Nanaimo, 2013.

City of Edmonton City-Wide Food and Agriculture Strategy, HB Lanarc Golder for City of Edmonton, 2012.

Implementing Climate Adaptation in Prince George, BC, Regional Adaptation Collaborative, 2012.

Cool Neighbourhoods are Healthy Neighbourhoods: How local government actions on climate change help to create healthier communities, Fact Sheet, Healthy Canada By Design (CLASP), 2012.

Disaster Resilience by Design: A Framework for Integrated Assessment and Risk-Based Planning in Canada, Murray Journeay, Natural Resources Canada, 2011.

Discussion Papers, Choosing our Future: Building a Sustainable National Capital Region, National Capital Commission with the City of Ottawa and City of Gatineau, 2011. (Set of ten papers covering various urban sustainability topics.)

Greenprint Sustainability Plan, Town of Markham, 2011.

Scan of Opportunities for Regional Collaboration to Meet Future Energy Needs and Resilience, District of Squamish in collaboration with Heather Evans Consulting, 2010.

Downtown Prince George Concept Plan, Smart Growth on the Ground, Smart Growth BC, 2009.

 


WRITING

“Daylight,” video script, BCIT School of Construction and the Environment, 2019.

“Investing in Climate Resilient Health Facilities and Operational Services (Vancouver Coastal Health),” executive summary of Moving Toward Climate Resilient Health Facilities, Lower Mainland Facilities Management, 2019.

“Investing in Climate Resilient Health Facilities and Operational Services (Fraser Health),” executive summary of Moving Toward Climate Resilient Health Facilities, Lower Mainland Facilities Management, 2019.

North Shore Wastewater Treatment Plant Delivers Outsized Benefits on Diminutive Site,” Innovation, November-December 2018, Engineers and Geoscientists of BC, 2018.

The Future of Our Food System: Report on the Southwest BC Bioregion Food System Design Project, Institute for Sustainable Food Systems at Kwantlen Polytechnic University, 2016 (book and summary booklet). Design by Uncover.

“What Do We Talk About When We Talk About Earthquakes?” Plan Canada, Winter 2015.

When the Ground Shakes, Earthquake Risk Assessment, District of North Vancouver, 2015. Design by Uncover.

Nature in the City, web pages (selected), Park Board, City of Vancouver, 2015 (forthcoming).

Agricultural Regions, web pages (selected), Ministry of Agriculture, 2014.

“Community Engagement, Open Dialogue, and the Role of Video,” Planning West, Summer 2013.

REAR Competition Comparison, Case Study, BCIT, 2012.

Methods to Create Neighbourhood and Building Category Energy Use Summaries [large file], Tract and Neighbourhood Data Modelling (TaNDM) Milestone 2: Project Report, Vive le Monde Mapping and Uncover Editorial + Design (for the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations), Province of BC, 2012. Two-page project summary.

Diskless Client Information Technology: Achieving energy and cost savings in Saanich School District, Case Study, BCIT, 2011.

Reducing Energy Consumption Through Behavioural Change: Peak Demand and Time-of-Use Pricing, Case Study, BCIT, 2011.

AFRESH Home: Residential Energy Systems, Case Study, BCIT, 2010.

Biomass Waste-to-Energy: A Proposed Demonstration Project at BCIT, Case Study, BCIT, 2010.

Reducing Energy Consumption Through Behavioural Change: Incentives, Education, and Real-Time Feedback, Case Study, BCIT, 2010.

Neighbourhood Design, Travel, and Health in Metro Vancouver (Executive Summary), UBC Active Transportation Collaboratory, 2010.

“Informing Design Charrettes: Tools for participation in neighbourhood-scale planning,” Girling, Cynthia, Ronald Kellett, and Shana Johnstone. The Integrated Assessment Journal, Vol. 6, Iss. 4, 2006, 109-130.

“Transformation of a derelict mine site into a sustainable community: the Britannia project,” Meech, John, Michael McPhie, Kirstin Clausen, Yale Simpson, Brennan Lang, Elisa Campbell, Shana Johnstone, Patrick Condon. Journal of Cleaner Production, 14, 2006, 349-365.  Also published by Elsevier Ltd., 2005.

“Collaborative Design Yields Green Suburb,” Condon, Patrick, and Shana Johnstone. Alternatives Journal, Summer 2003, Volume 29, Number 3.

 

ASSOCIATION / ORGANIZATION COMMUNICATIONS

Story and website writing, Ecocity World Summit 2019, BCIT, 2018-2019.

Story writing, Lower Mainland Health Authority Organizations, 2018-2019.

Annual reportsReal Estate Institute of BC, 2010-2019.

Economics Update, Vancouver School of Economics (UBC), Issues 1-4 (2011-2014).

Program, Infuse 2013 CIP-PIBC Conference, 2013.

 

MAGAZINE EDITING AND DESIGN

Input, Building Community with Partnerships, Real Estate Institute of BC, Summer 2019. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input, BC’s New Real Estate Landscape, Real Estate Institute of BC, Spring 2019. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input, The Development Process, Real Estate Institute of BC, Fall 2018. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input, Real Estate Industry Update, Real Estate Institute of BC, Summer 2018. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input, Non-resident Property Ownership Around the World, Real Estate Institute of BC, Spring 2018. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input, Municipal Development, Real Estate Institute of BC, Fall 2017. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input, Data and Land Use Planning, Real Estate Institute of BC, Summer 2017. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input, Peace River Valley and BC Hydro’s Site C, Real Estate Institute of BC, Spring 2017. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input, Hazard Management Issue, Real Estate Institute of BC, Fall 2016. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input, Residential Property Value Issue, Real Estate Institute of BC, Summer 2016. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input, Infrastructure Gap and Asset Management Issue, Real Estate Institute of BC, Spring 2016. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input, Small and Tiny Homes Issue, Real Estate Institute of BC, Fall 2015. (Editing and redesign by Uncover.)

Input Magazine, Community Planning Issue, Real Estate Institute of BC, Spring 2015. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input Magazine, Focus on REIBC Issue, Real Estate Institute of BC, Winter 2015. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input Magazine, ALR Issue, Real Estate Institute of BC, Fall 2014. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input Magazine, Depreciation Reports Issue, Real Estate Institute of BC, Spring 2014. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input Magazine, BC Land Summit Issue, Real Estate Institute of BC, Winter 2014. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input Magazine, Transit Issue, Real Estate Institute of BC, Fall 2013. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input Magazine, Agriculture Issue, Real Estate Institute of BC, Spring 2013. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input Magazine, Heritage Issue, Real Estate Institute of BC, Winter 2013. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input Magazine, Pipeline Issue, Real Estate Institute of BC, Fall 2012. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input Magazine, Real Estate Institute of BC, Spring 2012. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input Magazine, Real Estate Institute of BC, Winter 2012. (Editing and design by Uncover.)

Input Magazine, Real Estate Institute of BC, Fall 2011.

Input Magazine, Real Estate Institute of BC, Spring 2011.

Input Magazine, Real Estate Institute of BC, Winter 2011.

Input Magazine, Real Estate Institute of BC, Fall 2010.

 

 

 

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