Colleen runs Sweetpeas & Holly Inc., a consulting agency focused on strategic communications, change management support, and meaningful storytelling in and about the workplace. She works with a variety of clients in the corporate, public and non-profit sectors and has held leadership and communications roles at the University of Calgary, Calgary Drop-In Centre and Canadian Pacific, among others.
After earning her bachelor of public relations from Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax, Colleen spent a brief period with federal government in Ottawa before planting roots in Calgary. She is a CommunityShift fellow from the Ivey School of Business and is pursuing a graduate degree in Writing from Pacific University. Her personal time is pleasantly monopolized by her two teenagers and Hiccup, her three-legged retriever.