We believe that the answers lie in you and your team, and our mission is to help you find the solutions, and make the solutions stick - in the long run. We are a collective of skilled and passionate leaders who have come together to help others be successful. Many leadership constructs developed are focused on the what, not the how. We have created unique learning systems that help you live the leadership practice you want. We love what we do. So should you.
John is a Training Associate for
Thinking Collaborative with over 15
years of experience offering seminars in
Cognitive Coaching & Adaptive Organizations. John was a teacher, counsellor and principal in Calgary for 31 years. He works with organizations in the areas of Leadership Development, Change Management & Communication Skills.
Director, Coaching & Design
Strategy & Coaching
Margie has worked at all levels of
the health system over the past
25 years and brings expertise in
clinical and process improvement,
facilitation, leadership & team
development, human-centred design and coaching. She is also the Education Program Officer at the University of Alberta in the Faculty of Medicine
and Dentistry where she teaches others to use coaching skills in practice.
Doreen focuses on organizational
culture and challenging team
dynamics. Using adaptive leadership
processes, Doreen helps to leverage the
collective intelligence of teams to solve their own problems, while also surfacing issues that undermine team effectiveness. Doreen has a Masters of Arts in Business Leadership and has specialized training in change management.
Founder of En-Gauge Consulting
Sheena is experienced RN and
health care leader of 17 years who
specializes in primary care redesign &
interprofessional team development. Sheena is the Founder of the Global Love-Led Leadership Movement, and uses the LOVE-LED™ Framework to move leaders, their teams, and their organizations toward positive change. Sheena is a proud positive deviant, status quo questioner, and change agent who loves people.
Founder of Love-Led Leadership
Natalie is a Training Associate
with Thinking Collaborative
and an Associate Director of
Instructional Coaching Programs
at UCLA/Center X, where her work
mission is to transform thinking into equitable, relationship-centered practice, and she brings that same passion to Thought Architects. She is a co-developer of Coaching in Healthcare.
Coaching & Design
Mona is a pragmatic leader who
builds on her years of expereince
in patient safety, quality
improvement, change management
and strategy. She "cuts to the chase" in a way that makes action tangible. She is a skilled public speaker and holds a Master's degree focused in Health Leadership from Royal Roads University.
Quality & Patient Safety
Jennifer is a passionate leader
and doer! She has over 25 years of
experience in healthcare clinically,
leading teams, and supporting change.
She is fearless in how she attacks life! She is a runner, a swimmer, a biker and a mom of two. She is a Dietician by training, and has her Master's Degree in Health Studies. She supports our programming, and is also a coach.
With over 20 years of
experience as a lawyer, leader
in the justice system and coach,
Karmen cares deeply about the
betterment of the legal profession. She coaches lawyers and works with leaders at all levels in law to develop successful practices, to improve conversations and manage productive conflict, and have meaningful careers and lives.
Founder of Your Best Practice
Leadership in Law
Health Information Strategist
Amanda partners with Health Care
Professionals and business
leaders to assist them in creating
privacy conscious environments in a
technology driven world. After spending
nearly a decade working in various areas of health care, she understands the workflow in any healthcare provider organization from large hospital systems to the private physician practice.
Owner of LemonLogix Health Information Services
Genevieve is our operations
guru. She is a Coach and a
Kinesiologist by training and has
her Master Degree in Health Promotion. With more than 10 years as a clinician in chronic disease management, she is the founder of Gen Boivin -Wellbeing in Every Decision. She is passionate about supporting people in designing a life aligned with their wellbeing.
Founder of Gen Boivin Well Being in Every Decision
Operational Lead &
Communications & Learning
Cristina is an Instructional
Designer who also specializes in
graphic design and communications.
Working in a variety of industries from
healthcare, oil & gas, aviation and
post-secondary, Cristina can help you create tools to support and communicate with those you need to. She is your go-to person to #GSD.
Vered is a seasoned HR
Professional with 20 years of HR
and leadership expertise. She is a
2018 Top Recruiter Award Winner and
has a record of excellence in strategic &
full cycle recruitment, performance management, leadership coaching, change management and corporate policies and procedures design.
Founder & CEO Vimy HR Consulting
For the past 10 years Lisa has
worked at the advanced level in
Senior Care Management. After
completing her Masters Degree in
Leadership at Royal Roads University, she is focused on developing other healthcare leaders with the ongoing changes they face in information systems, team development, and complex care needs of their patients.
Interested in becoming
We are a network of people who
have similar beliefs and values in
the work we do. We would love to
hear from you if you are interseted in
making impactful change! Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with a note on what you love in work, what drives you and what you are looking for and we will be in touch!