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Qi'Shaun Coyle

Program Engagement Coordinator
Aka Ambassador of Buzz

Qi’Shaun assists in developing, implementing, and coordinating engagement and inclusion strategies at Experience Grand Rapids and throughout the Kent County area. By fostering person-to-person and people-to-organization relationships, she helps build social capital for both our brand and the destination.

It’s a role she’s well-equipped for, having worked in brand reputation management for McDonald’s of Michigan and McDonald’s of Greater Indiana. She also served as Program Coordinator for the Michigan Small Business Development Center – West Michigan Region. Qi’Shaun has earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in business administration.

Bio Bits:

  • Loves “everything on the menu” at Caribbean restaurant Chez Olga in Uptown GR.
  • Urges residents and visitors alike to check out the city’s vast collection of public art.
  • Runs a candle business, Self Care Sunday, an example of the area’s thriving entrepreneurial culture.

“I'm exposed to a variety of voices and perspectives every day,” says Qi’Shaun. “Hearing the diverse voices of our community and making sure those voices are heard brings joy to my heart.”

Qi'Shaun Coyle, Program Engagement Coordinator

Qi'Shaun Coyle, Program Engagement Coordinator

Photo by Mode Bettie for Experience GR