Good on the Inside – Good on the Outside

“If we’re not good on the inside, we’re not good on the outside”. – Chief of Police This statement has underlined the work that I have been doing this year with the Chief and Senior Leaders of a progressive police […]

Deep breath- Lean into the learning…

This is the time of year when I work from Mexico. I continue with my coaching, have meetings and focus on learning and growing, both as a coach and as an individual. I was struck yesterday by the reminder that […]

Heather on CUTV

On Wednesday, January 8, 2020, I was the featured speaker on CUTV’s Empowering Women Series. Please listen to the interview below to hear some of my thoughts on leadership and coaching!  

Results, Assumptions and Findings

In the fall of 2017, Bruce Rodriguez (then the Deputy Minister of Education) gave me 45 minutes to answer the question: ‘What are we missing when it comes to leadership in education in Ontario?’ From that conversation and many others […]

River or Rut – We create our own stories

FISA – an organization that includes 5 independent school organizations in BC put together their first conference ever – and it was awesome. Last spring they were looking for people interested in doing an Ed Talk – a shortened version […]