Mieke is a consultant, educator and facilitator whose focus is on leading and managing change initiatives. She has also worked in leadership development and has a deep understanding of how to keep, promote and develop talent. These skills were further developed and deepened when Mieke became an entrepreneur, successfully running her own business for over three years. Today she works in the not for profit sector as an independent consultant where she advises and facilitates new strategic direction and helps implement standardized processes. While at Pricewaterhousecoopers clients included the WSIB, various Ontario Ministries, RBC, BMO, Federal Departments, Bell and HPRAC. Current clients include Hesperus Village and 416 Community Support for Women. She holds a Masters degree in Political Science from York University.