Shawn Jansepar

Director of Engineering, Khan Academy

Shawn is a Group Engineering Manager at Khan Academy. He became passionate about education many years ago, where he started teaching at a coding bootcamp and eventually moving on to teaching a course on Web Application Development at Simon Fraser University. Coming full circle, he now leads a team of Engineers building amazing education software for learners around the world!

Prior to joining Khan Academy, Shawn led Engineering at Mobify in Vancouver, growing it from a tiny startup to a large 100+ person team which was eventually acquired by Salesforce. When he’s not building products, Shawn likes to go cycling, play hockey & video games, try new plant-based food, and travel! He received his Bachelors in Computing Science from Simon Fraser University.

Human Experience Summit

Hear more from Shawn about the strategies he uses to empower his team at the Human Experience Summit.

Join us on Thursday, September 16, 2021 @ 1:00 PM-2:30 PM PDT.