Sheelagh has worked with both adults and youth throughout her career – encouraging the development of leadership based on strong self-awareness, relationship abilities, and critical thinking skills. In recent years she has gained extensive experience working with registered nurses and others in the health care system, designing and facilitating workshops and dialogue around leadership, interpersonal skills-building, dealing with conflict, and equity issues.

Her diverse education and facilitation experiences include work in the public, private and non-profit sectors.


  • Awarded the Action Canada Fellowship (2005/2006 cohort) in recognition of her strong leadership skills and professional contributions to Canada.