Mike spent the majority of his career with the YMCA in Alberta, Saskatchewan and Ontario, where he grew from a summer camp director to a senior executive responsible for philanthropy, business development and community partnerships. He has worked with business and community leaders, government, boards of directors and community organizations in the areas of strategic planning, organizational effectiveness and leadership development.
Mike has a long history and passion for working with present and future community leaders both in the outdoors and internationally through the YMCA’s camping and youth leadership programs. He has a fiery interest in connecting with people and is inspired by others who are bravely “leaning in and moving forward”.
Mike is certified as an EQ Coach, a Professional Co-Active Coach, has achieved his Professional Certified Coaching (PCC) designation through the International Coaching Federation (ICF), and has been certified by MHS to deliver the EQ-i 2.0 / EQ 360 Certification training.