Marla Konrad is passionate about leadership development. As an executive coach, trainer and consultant, she draws on years of experience as an executive, and combines this with powerful communications and coaching skills to support the development of leaders at all levels.
A certified coach through the International Coach Federation, Marla is also certified to coach and train with EQ-i 2.0/EQ360 (Emotional Intelligence) and IEQ9 (Integrative Enneagram).
In addition to one-on-one coaching, Marla leans on her strong coaching and facilitation skills to support team-building and bottom-line success, by working with organizations that are integrating new executives, to ensure a smooth transition and deep levels of integration.
Her work also includes facilitating team off-sites and sessions for large and small groups, including delivering executive education courses through The Schulich ExecEd program. She delivers sessions on Emotional Intelligence, the Enneagram, Executive Presence, Powerful Communications, and Adaptive Leadership in Turbulent Times. She is co-founder of Learning Circles, which offer a series of high-impact and affordable training modules for leaders.
Prior to launching her own practice, Marla was Vice President of Executive Affairs at World Vision Canada, and held senior roles in Strategy, Communications, and Public Relations with the company over several years.
She is an Accredited Business Communicator, and has an MA in Journalism and BA in English from Western University in London, Ontario.