What She Offers
Milena is passionate about working with you as a leadership coach. Milena works to equip you with the tools you need to co-create a purposeful and exciting future for your organization. She does this by helping you approach your challenges with a fresh mind-set, and by broadening your perspective to allow for transformative change.
Where She's Been
Milena is a Certified Human Resources Professional, as well as a Registered Psychologist, and a sessional instructor at the University of Calgary, with over 20 years in the field of human resources. She has worked and consulted primarily in the areas of organization development and effectiveness, performance coaching, and talent management. She has practiced in both the not-for-profit and for-profit sectors, including for large multi-national organizations like Bank of Montreal and Nexen, as well as with Human Performance Technologies headed by Dr. Tom Janz, a founder of Behaviour Description Interviewing. Milena provides counselling and assessment services in private practice to individuals experiencing personal transitions and challenges.
What She's Done
Milena has been published several times in John Wiley and Sons Nonprofit Management Handbooks. She has also conducted workshops on topics like stress management, performance management and ethical decision making for groups of all sizes. This experience, coupled with training as a counselling psychologist, has prepared Milena in a unique way to support your organization and leadership in the areas of executive and managerial coaching, leadership development, and performance management. Milena’s Master’s thesis research generated the first-ever Canadian description of the experience of participating in executive coaching.
Milena has an M.Sc. in Applied Psychology from the University of Calgary, and is a Registered Psychologist with the College of Alberta Psychologists. She is also a Certified Human Resources Professional with the Human Resources Institute of Alberta, and a member of the International and Calgary Coaching Associations.