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Cathy Forner BSc. NCCP, PMP, CMC

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Cathy, with her background in sport and recreation, is driven to build strong not-for-profit organizations. She has planned for and responded to emergencies and disasters for over 30 years, including the Los Angeles Earthquake, the Manitoba Floods, the Southern Alberta Floods and the Asian Tsunami. She also worked in partnership with the Yellowknife Fire Department to develop an emergency response program in the NWT.

Cathy has served as a senior manager and governance volunteer in local, provincial and national organizations. Her involvements have been with the Sylvan Lake Chamber of Commerce, Red Deer College, a National Research Alliance, Project Management Institute and Certified Management Consultants. She has been an effective leader of both staff and volunteers, as well as an expert trainer in-person and online.

With more than 25 years of experience in virtual and in-person projects, as well as her business management expertise, Cathy has led changes across a diverse range of organizations and industries. Her unique approach, effective for small businesses and scalable for municipalities and not-for-profits, focuses on the strategic development of processes that achieve goals and increase operational efficiencies.

Cathy takes pride in her many endeavors which also include First Aid Instructor Mentor and musician.

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Leading Through Crisis

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