We acknowledge and thank the First Peoples on whose traditional lands we reside.
Catherine North is passionate about making a difference. Inspired by her own lived experience, Catherine helps foster healthy, thriving, vibrant, resilient teams and organizations so they can realize their goals.
Ten years ago, Catherine was not healthy, thriving, vibrant or resilient. She suffered from anxiety and depression, and felt trapped in a toxic work environment. Now, Catherine supports others to rebound from their own difficulties and build the skills they need to realize their goals.
Honouring her clients' lived and learned experiences, Catherine blends her love of coaching, collaboration, engagement, growth and improvement into her approach as a personal and organizational development coach and consultant.
In her coaching practice, Catherine works with mid-life professionals to help them successfully navigate the challenges and transitions of mid-life and mid-career so they can realize their personal and organizational potential.
In her consulting practice, Catherine works to support healthy, thriving, vibrant, resilient teams and organizations. She utilizes evidence based tools and resources to understand, assess, co-design, implement, and evaluate drivers of human and organizational performance.
During her career, Catherine has supported improvements in quality, access and availability of health care and mental health care in BC. Past roles include Change Lead, Collaborative Coach, Engagement Liaison, and Project Lead working in partnership with BC's health authorities, Doctors of BC, BC Ministry of Health, and non-profit organizations.
Clients and colleagues know Catherine as someone who is strategic, analytical, innovative, and always willing to respectfully challenge the status-quo to foster meaningful growth and development from the individual to the system level.
Catherine holds a Master of Arts in Organizational Development and Leadership, and is an Associate Certified Coach with International Coaching Federation.
Catherine is Canadian of English and Scottish heritage.
Catherine's chosen pronouns are: She, Her & Hers.