Donna Karlin

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Donna Karlin, PCC, CEC, MLE℠, is an author, keynote speaker, and lecturer and is internationally recognized as a pioneer in the field of leadership coaching. She’s been called a pot-stirrer, thought shifter and reality checker and is best known as The Shadow Coach®.

For 40+ years, Donna has worked with global leaders to develop the competencies and practices that enable them to meet the challenges of the future. She brings a dynamic, strengths-focused perspective to executive leadership development.

Principal and founder of the No Ceiling, Just Sky™ Institute, A Better Perspective®, Coaching and Consulting, Donna works with Corporate Leaders, Heads of State, Ambassadors, First Responders, leaders in the Military and Security and Intelligence realms, Task Forces, Physicians, and professionals around the world. Donna is a SupporTED Coach, a member of the team that coaches the TED Fellows, Coach at Uncharted (previously the Unreasonable Institute), Coach at StartingBloc, Coach at the Sundance Institute and a Coach at the Alliance of Women Directors.

Her work has been written up in Fast Company Magazine, The National Post (Financial Post), The Globe and Mail, The New York Times Business Section, The Boston Globe, and Personal Success Magazine. She has authored numerous books including Inquiring Minds Want to Grow, and numerous others.

She is a Professional Certified Coach (PCC), Certified by the Center for Executive Coaching (CEC), and certified in Organizational Psychology by The Professional School of Psychology. 

She has a proven track record in developing sustainable leadership.

Contact: 613.829.7539
Email: [email protected]