We are pleased to announce the following group of talented individuals as your 2016- 2018 ICF Vancouver Board team.
Ceyda (pronounced jay-da) is a seasoned coach and certified human resources professional with 15 years’ experience in financial, corporate, and not-for-profit industries. She is the Manager of Human Resources with Pacific Community Resources Society since 2014. Ceyda believes in the coaching principle of ‘every person is creative, resourceful and whole’ and actively engages in open and collaborative conversations. She is an Accredited Certified Coach by the International Coach Federation and Founder and the Co-Chair of the Coaching Roundtable at the HRMA. She also holds a Certificate in Intercultural Studies from UBC
Stephen is a hands on, people oriented CEO, Executive Coach and Board Advisor with 28 years of experience in global businesses that provide business intelligence, market information, B2C, B2B and consulting services.
His firm, The 18th Camel – Coaching & Consultancy, offers executive leadership, coaching and advisory services to support individuals, executive teams and companies bridge ‘the gap’ between today’s perceived reality and delivery of tomorrow’s vision, with purpose.
Steve is a Certified Coach through CTI and the ICF, a coach with the Humanitarian Coaching Network for the United Nations, and a Non-Executive Board Director to: 4SiGHT Research, one the fastest growing consumer research consultancies in the Middle East & N. Africa, to data’oro, a specialist data science & analytics consultancy, and to Borderless Access, a global leader in mobile online consumer panels.
Catherine is a Business and Community Leader who has spent 20 years working in the Canadian Financial Sector. Specializing in Process Efficiency, Change Management and Operations Risk, Catherine uses her natural talents to organize, streamline and guide Organizational Structures to be the best that they can be.
Catherine is a highly motivated, articulate and engaging individual who is driving her own Career Transformation to focus her skills and energy in to helping individuals be the best that they can be by providing Organizational Coaching and Long Distance Running coaching.
Catherine is as happy on a Mountain Top as in an organized office environment. She is proud to live on the West Coast and believes in personal, social and environmental well-being for all. In 2016 Catherine completed the 400KM one-day bike ride from Kelowna to Vancouver to fight cancer.
Faris is a Quiet Leadership Coach, named among the Top Six Life Coaches in Vancouver by Crowd Wellness.
Before becoming a coach, he was engaged in the corporate world serving clients ranging from startups to Fortune 500 companies. His experience spans industries including education, hospitality, FMCG and automobiles.
Faris serves on the Board of Directors for the International Coach Federation (ICF) and teaches at various institutions including Rhodes Wellness College and Spring Activator. He is the founder of Vancouver Quiet Leadership Meetup, which is one of the fastest growing and the only leadership group dedicated to introvert personality types in British Columbia.
Caroline has worked in media, digital, entertainment, marketing and communications, talent acquisition, recruiter training and career consulting, and executive coaching within in-house and agency environments. Clients have included Disney, Electronic Arts, Microsoft, Autodesk, Amazon, Sony and Nokia.
Caroline founded FORWARD in 2013 to provide executive search and leadership coaching for global innovation leaders.
Caroline is a Certified Executive Coach and a member of the International Coach Federation, ensuring clients receive the highest talent management, career coaching and leadership coaching services.