Certified Executive Coach & Padraig Associate
Meet Katharine once and you’ll feel as if you’ve known her your entire life. Katharine is a compassionate, curious and highly perceptive executive coach. She is known for using her sincerity, honesty and ability to connect to her clients in an authentic way to uncover what is truly keeping a client from moving forward.
Katharine has worked with individuals and teams in the private, public and nonprofit sectors for over 15 years as a multiple business owner, leader, a team member and mentor. Her experience includes helping leaders in the nonprofit and fundraising world assess the strength of their organizations and their teams, build leadership and fundraising capacity and achieve their organizational goals. Katharine also has experience working with and in Indigenous communities in Canada, has worked as a researcher in various scientific institutions, and has spent time living and working overseas.
As a professional photographer, Katharine loved capturing her subjects ‘as they were’ in that sometimes imperfect moment in time and was rewarded for her abilities by having a photo appear twice on the cover of Time Magazine.
Katharine is passionate about helping people to develop and nurture a wholehearted way of life that is grounded in courage, compassion, and connection and does this through her work co-facilitating workshops and retreats using The Daring Way™ curriculum. She is also the Program & Volunteer Manager for a local non-profit organization.
Katharine has a Graduate Certificate in Executive Coaching from Royal Roads University and is a member of the International Coach Federation. In addition, she holds a BSc in Agroecology and an MSc in Agriculture from the University of Manitoba.