Manager of Programming, Central Region / Management
Shelley MacDougall brings with her more than 20 years of experience in the film and television industry to APTN’s programming department. She began her career in the indie production offices of Vancouver and later moved into business affairs, development, and most recently, broadcasting.
In addition to her entertainment experience, Shelley has a Bachelor of Arts, a background in Theatre, and is certified to teach English as a second language. She traces her Scottish-Métis ancestry from the Orkney Islands to Manitoba’s Red River settlement.
Shelley joined APTN in 2015 as programming coordinator for the central region, and now fulfils the role of manager of programming. In her current role, Shelley oversees documentary and dramatic projects in development and production for first and second window licencing commissioned from Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and the Northwest Territories