Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Chief Compliance Officer, lululemon athletica inc. 



Shannon Higginson joined lululemon in 2011 as Vice President of Legal, and became General Counsel in 2016. She was previously Senior Counsel at telecommunications company TELUS, and an associate at Bull, Housser & Tupper in Vancouver. Shannon spends her free time running, playing tennis, practicing yoga, and coaching soccer.

As part of LCLD's Leaders at the Front initiative, Shannon created a Leader's Pledge detailing her personal and organizational commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Read Shannon's pledge here

In 2020, lululemon announced several new diversity initiatives, including a career development program for diverse talent, a public report of employee demographics, and efforts to remove bias from the hiring process. The company also launched antiracism training for all employees and achieved 100% gender pay equity

Joined LCLD 2021 

Highlights of LCLD Participation 

Fellows Program
Fellows nominated:
2022: Selina Kang, Miriam Mendoza; 2021: Lindsey Taylor 

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected:
2021: Allison Medjuck 

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted:
2022: Katherine Kidney

Member: Shannon Higginson 

Diversity Professional: Stacia Jones

Communications: Bill Chandler