Danae is a Certified Executive Coach (CEC) and Canadian Human Resource Professional (CHRP) with over 18 years experience in leadership development, organizational culture design and executive coaching.
Within organizations, Danae coaches leaders at all levels, from middle management to the executive suite. She also works as a life coach for clients focused on achieving greater personal fulfillment. In addition to one-on-one coaching, Danae leads experiential leadership and coaching workshops for teams and groups.
Vision Coaching Inc. utilizes Danae’s experience and her associates, to partner with organizations in creating and enhancing their organization development plans and the capabilities and potential within each unique leader.
Prior to starting her own company, Danae’s past experience includes serving as Vice President of People Development at Intrawest; a world leader in resort operations and real estate development that at its height had approximately 25,000 employees and volunteers worldwide.
Danae’s experience also includes developing a diverse group of leaders and management professionals through leadership learning initiatives and an executive coaching program. At the helm of People Development, Danae managed a major company reorganization that transitioned the structure of a large real estate company with offices in Canada, USA and Europe. Her business, people development and leadership experience serves as a solid foundation for coaching leaders in both the private and public sectors.
Expanding her view of building community, Danae has volunteered in South America as part of a team that built two single family homes for families in need. Danae was invited as an advisor to the Mackenzie Leadership Project involving First Nations, private sector forestry companies and the BC Forest Service in a forest dependent community. Danae also volunteers as a coach with the Minerva Foundation, is a member of the Take a Hike Foundation and is an active member of the Vancouver chapter of the International Coaching Federation (ICF). She resides in Vancouver, BC and in her free time enjoys reconnecting with nature through cycling, hiking and snowshoeing in the coastal mountains.