Janet has more than 30 years of bilingual leadership management.
As a coach, she is passionate about supporting people through uncertainty, understanding diversity and inclusion, and enabling the career/leadership development and agility of the next generation of leaders, executives and teams. She facilitates courageous conversations that matter with a coaching style that integrates circle and somatic practices.
Janet’s career with the federal public service, including 13 years at the executive level, involved both national and international contexts within Canadian federal government agencies, science-based, social and international departments, and in social enterprise/not-for-profit sectors. She has led numerous organizational and system transformation initiatives.
She is a Fellow CPA/CMA, recognized for the breadth of her career in community advocacy, strategic financial management, corporate and policy sectors. While at Environment and Climate Change Canada, Janet was awarded the 2015 CPA Canada National Award of Excellence in Public Sector Management in the Team Innovation category for Executive leadership for the Integrated Management Framework for Environmental Contaminated Sites.
She has volunteered in capacity building of the public service by leading the financial management community with the Financial Management Institute – Capital Chapter, and in infrastructure, through the Women’s Infrastructure Network – Ottawa Chapter.
She brings to the table her training and exploration of circle practice, mental health, and grief and loss programming through the lenses of healing and reconciliation with indigenous peoples and climate low-carbon economies.
For her personal care and wellness, Janet is an avid walker, spending much time in nature, with her two grandchildren, and walking her dogs.
Education & Memberships:
• ICF Associate Certified Coach
• Certified Integral Professional Coach
• Certified Trauma Informed Coach
• Climate Change Engagement Coach
• Practitioner of Neil’s Wheel & the Enneagram
• The Working Mind Manager, Mental Health Commission of Canada
• First Aid Mental Health, Mental Health Commission of Canada
• Member of the Global Climate Coaching Alliance
• Certified EQi-2.0 + EQ-360
• Highlands and DISC