Anders Swanson is a multi-disciplinary designer and policy expert with a history of volunteer work that has left a significant impact on his home of Winnipeg and around the world. He manages walking/cycling/universal design projects out of an independent consultancy. He specializes in non-profit work, community engagement, innovative technology, children’s mobility, and winter. He was awarded the Manitoba Eco-Network individual achievement award and is a recipient of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee medal. Anders is currently project lead for BikeWalkRoll, CounterPoint, and Plain Bicycle. He is secretary of the international Winter Cycling Federation, founding board member of The WRENCH, and Executive Director of the Winnipeg Trails Association.