I am a certified Life Coach and Mediator who specializes in the not for profit sector. I have worked in the not for profit sector for more than 21 years.
My services as a consultant include; Executive, individual and team coaching, Board mentoring, program development, strategic planning, advocacy and community mediation.
I am an Associate Certified Coach (A.C.C.) by the International Coach Federation and an ADLER Trained Coach (A.T.C.) through the ADLER Faculty of Professional Coaching . I am a trained mediator holding an Executive Certificate in Conflict Management from the University of Windsor.
I am a former Co-Chair of the Ontario Advisory Committee on HIV/AIDS (OACHA) and served on this provincial advisory committee for 12 years.
Recently, I served as the Executive Director of the Ontario AIDS Network, a provincial charity with 45 member organizations. Previously, I worked as the Director of Marketing and Development at the National office of the Canadian Mental Health Association .
I am a former Chair of the AIDS Committee of Toronto and of Federated Health Charities.
I am a Co-Founder of the Positive Leadership Development Institute, a nation-wide training program in leadership, communications and board governance that has supported more than 700 graduates across Canada and in Australia.
I hold a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Concordia University. In addition, I have completed the Canadian Securities Course and held a Registered Representative designation working for a securities firm.
My work-life in the private sector included 23 years of management experience in marketing and sales.
You will find more information on my professional experience on www.linkedin.com the listing is for RICHARD Kennedy, President of Kennedy Coaching & Consulting.
I completed the Executive Certificate in Conflict Management through a project of the Stitt Feld Handy Group and the Faculty of Law, University of Windsor in 2011.