Catherine McCullough, President and CEO of CMC Leadership, is an internationally recognized educator, presenter, speaker, and facilitator. She is an expert in conducting leadership workshops for a wide range of organizations in both the business and public sectors. In addition to her Leadership Development expertise, Catherine specializes in Organizational Relationships, Strategic Planning and Change Management. She is also a certified Executive Leadership coach.
Catherine has an extensive background of senior leadership roles in public education – including Director of Education for a Canadian school board in Ontario – as well as serving as Board of Directors Chair for non-profit organizations. In addition to her Master of Education degree from Brock University, she has post-graduate certificates in Strategic Leadership from the Rotman School of Business and Executive Coaching from Fielding University. She is also a certified trainer in Emotional Intelligence and Cross-Cultural Competency and one of the only Canadian master trainers for Change Style, Leadership Influence, and Paper Planes (Business Simulations).
Catherine was coordinator of the “Strong Districts and Their Leadership” project with Dr. Kenneth Leithwood, education researcher at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education at the University of Toronto, and continues to leverage this pivotal research in her training programs.
Both her proven experience and her expertise have allowed Catherine to successfully lead individuals and teams in the pursuit of increased self-awareness and organizational effectiveness. Her gift is communicating passionately and clearly with leaders to help them with proven strategies to reach their greatest potential.