Carrie Gallant B.A. (Psych), J.D.
Carrie specializes in helping professionals in career, business or life transitions to imagine and negotiate extraordinary outcomes.
A former lawyer who has also held a number of key leadership positions, Carrie has unique insight and understanding of the challenges facing women lawyers and leaders. Her expertise in negotiation, conflict management and career counselling provides a rich foundation to her passion for helping others to uncover what really matters and solve problems creatively.
Carrie completed her core coach training with the Adler School of Professional Coaching in Toronto in 2001, and executive career coach specialty training with Career Coach Institute in 2006. She is a member of the International Coach Federation.
Carrie exercises her passion for teaching others as an adjunct professor at the University of British Columbia Faculty of Law, where she teaches Negotiation and Mediation Advocacy, as well as mentors newly trained mediators at the CoRe Conflict Resolution Clinic. Carrie is also a frequent speaker and facilitator at conferences throughout North America.
An experienced mediator and trainer, and a member of the BC Mediation Roster (Civil), Carrie also loves to help clients learn new skills that will guide them to communicate, negotiate, manage and resolve conflict more creatively and effectively. Carrie is an accredited facilitator and consultant with ENS International and provides Professional Negotiation & Influencing workshops and consultations to a wide array of large organizations in Canada, the United States and New Zealand.
Carrie’s creative passion led her to experiment with improv and forum theatre, as inspired by Augusto Boal, which ultimately led her to become the legal consultant on the first North American legislative theatre project in Vancouver, Practicing Democracy, with Headlines Theatre.
Carrie’s past leadership positions include: Co-Director of Career Services at the University of British Columbia Faculty of Law; Director of the Centre for Conflict Resolution at the Justice Institute of BC; Director of the University of Windsor Mediation Service; and Chief Legal Counsel to the Ontario Pay Equity Commission.
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