JEFF SHINABARGER is a social entrepreneur and the author of More or Less and Yes or No. Jeff is Executive Director of Plywood People and has a vision to make Atlanta a center for social innovation, while personally engaging in over 100 problem solving start-ups. His work has been featured by CNN, USA Weekend, Atlanta Journal Constitution, Huffington Post, Christianity Today, Coca-Cola, Relevant Magazine, and the Chicago Sun Times. He is the cofounder of Q and creatively led Catalyst for eight years. Many gatherings, universities and corporations invite Jeff to share his insights with their communities including TedX, Pecha Kucha, Creative Mornings, Catalyst, and Q Ideas. Jeff and his wife, Andre, live in Atlanta and have two children.
Founder / Executive Director
Executive Administrative Assistant / Project Manager
Owner, Wash Me Fast
Board Chairman, Plywood People
VP Strategy & Business Development, Brown Bag Marketing
Founder, Litus Advisors
Vice President, DEMOSS
Co-Founder, Monday Night Brewing
Managing Director, Ronald Blue & Co.
Founder and CEO, Big Fake Wedding
Principal, Canvas Planning
Vice President, Menu Strategy & Development
President, Urban Oaks Builders
Executive Director of Plywood People
The Plywood Community is made up of Cultural Creatives, Non-Profit Activists, and Business Leaders who are pursuing their ideas to improve the communities around them.