Barbara’s perspectives have been formed through a diverse career as partner, senior consultant, senior facility and program planner, administrator, manager, entrepreneur, educator and clinician. Barbara has been recognized as a visionary leader with exceptional critical thinking and relationship building skills, and a successful track record of mentoring individuals and leading teams from a vision, to the achievement of transformational outcomes.
Barbara works with publically and privately funded industry clients in not-for-profit and for profit environments. Barbara respectfully challenges organizations and individuals to examine assumptions and provides expert change management support when organizations are stepping outside of their comfort zones. Her project management and organizational design abilities drive a clear focus on delivering results.
Barbara is respected for her ability to translate complex concepts into clear strategic and operational frameworks and develop meaningful metrics to measure success. Credible both on the ground and in the board room, Barbara offers thought leadership on many of today’s largest challenges in healthcare, leadership, workforce engagement and change management.
Barbara holds Bachelor of Nursing and Master of Health Studies degrees and is a Registered Nurse with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta. She serves the community as chair of the Board of Directors of Discovery House in Calgary. Discovery House provides integrated residential and community services for abused women and children to enable them to live safely in the community.
Call Barb at (403) 998-3503