Heather Turnbull

Heather Turnbull, MA, COC, PCC is program lead of Coaching Services with Organizational Development and Learning, UBC Human Resources, and is an on-site instructor. Heather has worked for more than 17 years at the intersection of coaching, engagement, leadership development and curriculum design in Canada, Mozambique, Namibia, Kenya and the UK.

As a graduating member of the first cohort of organizational coaches, Heather joined UBC Extended Learning to manage and provide strategic guidance to the organizational coaching and leadership programs.

As lead of Coaching Services at UBC, Heather is responsible for setting the direction and professional standards for the successful delivery of coaching services, including 1:1, team and group coaching for staff and faculty at UBC. Heather contributes to UBC’s coaching community of practice and currently sits on the Vancouver chapter of the International Coach Federation.

As a lifelong learner and inspired coach, Heather is committed to changing the quality of workplace conversations, and sparking the art of deep listening, provocative questioning, imagination and exploration.