Shane is a dynamic consultant with over 15 years of consulting experience in the field of Organizational Development, Coaching and Human Resources. His professional focuses include organizational change, leadership and team development, change management, strategic planning and leadership coaching with a passion for employee attraction, retention and engagement practices. Shane recognizes the roles organizations and leaders need to play to ensure success in a marketplace that continues to face unprecedented economic and labour changes.
Shane is the founder and Senior Principle for New Quest Coaching & Consulting, which has become a leader in Western Canada with their work around Human Resources, Organizational Development and Executive and Leadership Coaching. New Quest Coaching & Consulting has also received critical acclaim for its ground-breaking research in today’s labour market.
Shane is a sought after speaker and facilitator. He has travelled extensively to give keynotes and workshops, sharing research results, insightful solutions and ideas for leaders and organizations around building highly engaged teams, workplaces and also at the same time ensuring bottom line results. Shane has extensive experience working with both profit and non-profit organizations, including government and health care. He is also well versed in working with unionized environments and has achieved great success in providing win-win situations for all parties.
Shane holds a Master of Arts (MA) with a specialization in Leadership & Organizational Development from the Leadership Institute of Seattle, and has a degree in Psychology from the University of Victoria. He is also a highly experienced and certified managerial/executive coach. In the coaching field, he is a member of the International Coaching Federation, which is renowned for its globally recognized credentialing program. He also holds a Graduate Certificate in Executive Coaching from Royal Roads University (CEC) and works with the prestigious Banff Centre – Peter Lougheed Leadership Institute as an Executive Coach for Leading Strategically program. Shane is a qualified Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) and certified facilitator for Achieve Global, a leader in the field of training and development for organizations, teams and leaders. Shane is a proud member of the Canadian Association of Professional Speakers (CAPS) and the Global Speakers Federation (GSF).