Michelle has focused on organizational change and transformation, coaching, and leadership development throughout her career. She enjoys helping teams align around business strategy and ways of working to sustain high performance, and coaching clients to achieve their full potential.
Her advice is grounded in years of operational and consulting experience. Michelle held senior roles in health care, and the insurance and investment sectors during periods of major transformation. As a consultant, her focus has remained on leadership development and organizational change and transformation.
Coaching leaders has always been central to her work. She approaches each coaching engagement with curiosity, tenacity, humor, and a laser focus on results. She is known for establishing a connection quickly and helping her clients focus on what matters most so they are performing at their highest value.
Michelle is an accredited business communicator (ABC) through the International Association of Business Communicators, a certified coach through Coach U, a Prosci certified consultant, and has recently completed the Grove Consultants International’s intensive course Designing and Leading Change
She is certified to deliver The Birkman Method™ and DISC Leadership™ behavioral assessments and leverages these insightful tools in her team and coaching engagements. She is a certified facilitator of LHH's global programs, The workshops - including Fostering Innovation, Leading High Performing Teams, Coaching for Results, Critical Conversations and Delivering an Exceptional Customer Experience.
An engaged community leader, Michelle is a member of the board for Junior Achievement of Nova Scotia and is a former Big Sister and board member of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Halifax.