Gwen Shaw, EIT


Gwen Shaw is an engineer in Toole Design’s Portland office. She has experience in both the public and private sector in the Portland Metro area, and brings a background in planning, designing, and implementing temporary demonstration projects for alternative uses of the public space through her volunteer work with Better Block PDX, a local non-profit organization. She holds a Bachelor of Civil Engineering from Portland State University. In 2018, she was named Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals’ “Young Professional of the Year.”

Gwen enjoys exploring new parts of her hometown of Portland and dreaming of future vacations around the world. She spent a summer in Amsterdam, Netherlands in 2010 and has been traveling ever since.