Teresa believes, and has experienced, that when you maximize the greatest resource to enable goal achievement, i.e. your people, it leads to a healthy work environment where people show up every day to make things better.
• Integrity and authenticity
• Value add
• Joy and fun
• Possibilities and continuous learning
• Healthy work/life balance
• Family and spirituality
Clients are provided a challenging, supportive and motivating environment enabling them to explore what they want in their business and personal life — which ultimately empowers them to achieve their aspirations and fulfill their needs.
By assisting the client in committing to action and by serving as a sounding-board, Teresa allows the individual/group the personal space and support they need to grow and develop. Her key role is often assisting the client to maintain the motivation and commitment needed to achieve their goals.
• Organizational talent management (creation and implementation)
• Succession planning strategy
• Acceleration pool for C-Suite
• Customized leadership development programs
• Coaching — team and individual
• Performance management systems
• Change management initiatives
• Strategic planning
• Conflict resolution
• Communication strategy development (tools and processes)
Teresa works with wide range of clients, from large multinational companies and public organizations to privately held enterprises.
• City of Vaughan
• Morris Marketing
• Burkert Fluid Controls
• Sargent Farms
• Township of King
• Surge Learning
• David Youngson & Associates
• Timothy Christian School
• City of Owen Sound
"I was sure I didn’t need a coach; I could see that I was achieving brilliantly on my own, why would I need a coach? But fortunately for me the chance for coaching with Teresa came up and she is amazing. She helped me find ways to make my own life easier, clearer and more fun. With Teresa’s guidance I was able to focus on my own life and discover patterns of thinking that I didn’t even recognize were holding me back. Teresa is like light on a dark night; she helps make the path of our own life visible."
— Hendrika Ono, Artist, Librarian and Nouveau Bon Vivant
In addition to loving her work, Teresa loves to spend time with her husband and four young adult children. While this vintage drawing from 2008 shows her as one of the taller members of the family, she is now the second shortest. She lives in the north area of the GTA. For years she used her certification as a group fitness instructor to host classes from her in-home fitness studio. Since March 2020, she now offers classes online and her attendance has tripled. She is also thrilled to have the pleasure of serving as a Wedding Officiant … who wouldn’t want to spend time with people on one of the happiest days of their lives?