Paul Snowdon BA, BASc, MSc
Faculty, Consultant, Researcher
Paul is a thought leader, a lecturer, a researcher and a master practitioner who focuses on leading and implementing change in individuals, teams and organizations. He is the founder of Working Theory and is proud to have assembled this amazing team that blends the best of academia and the business world.

As a consultant, Paul specializes in creating unique Lean, Six Sigma, Innovation, Change Management and Coaching solutions for his clients. As researcher, he specializes in designing mixed methods action research and action learning programs for organizations, with an emphasis on applying these approaches in coaching, leadership and business excellence programs.

Paul is also an accomplished educator and has designed and delivered dozens of courses for Universities, public sector and private companies. Paul is a firm believer in the power of people to solve problems, and as a coach, Paul has worked with hundreds of individuals to help them find their voice, discover their next steps, develop the confidence to take those steps and execute their own plans.

Dr. Susan Murray, BEd, MEd, MSc, DBA
Researcher, Consultant
Susan Murray is a leadership development specialist who appreciates the importance and impact of leadership styles in both public and private sector environments. She founded ClearPath Leadership to help leaders improve their effectiveness in conceptualizing a vision and leading a team to achieve that vision. Susan has worked closely with many emerging leaders to help develop their leadership potential.

Susan is a seasoned practitioner, lecturer and researcher in the field of leadership development. She has worked closely with public and private organizations to develop strategies for change with both emerging and experienced leaders.
Susan specializes in mixed methods research and assists organizations in using their findings to focus on enhancing best practices and creating new strategies for growth.
As a consultant and lecturer, Susan has designed and delivered multiple courses for both the private and public sector as well as universities.
Susan’s energy and enthusiasm is coupled with diplomacy and empathy. She recognizes the power of relationships and uses this knowledge as the foundation of her work with leaders in order to develop successful organizations.

Farzad Khan, MBA, P.Eng, PMP
Faculty, Consultant
Farzad is passionate about integrating the science and art behind Process excellence, Project Management capabilities and Change Management discipline to ensure clients receive an integrated solution for their initiatives and realize success.

Farzad Khan is a Consultant and Instructor at StrategicFront, an Advisory & Learning firm, with focus on Project, Process and Change Management services. He is also an Instructor at the University of Toronto, School of Continuing Studies and has over 15 years of management consulting experience at global consulting firms and the industry. His experience spans across Financial Services, Professional Services and Retail.

Farzad has obtained an Industrial Engineering degree from the University of Toronto and an MBA degree from the University of Texas at Dallas. He is also a licensed Professional Engineer (P.Eng.), a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), and obtained the Prosci Change Management Certificate.

Dr. Candice Chow DBA, MBA, MSc
Faculty, Consultant
With over 20 years of management experience, Candice has held progressive senior leadership positions in the supply chain and logistics industry, as well as operations management and strategy positions in the hospitality and telecommunication sectors. With a continuous infatuation for learning, Candice is currently in pursuit of her doctorate in business management. She also holds an undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering from the University of London, UK, a masters in business administration from the Richard Ivey School of Business, a masters in research science from the Henley Business School, UK and is a Chartered Financial Analyst designation holder. Her unique combination of extensive management experience and expansive academic depth, renders her an effective leader and teacher.

Candice’s long-term professional aspiration is to enable businesses and operating units to lead and manage with purpose, to build engaged and effective teams, and to innovate for long-term social and environmental sustainability. At the end of the day, Candice’s purpose rests upon building a sustainable, collaborative and trusting working and living environment; one team, one unit, one company at a time.

JT Badiani, B.Eng Sc, P.Eng, MBA
Faculty, Consultant
JT is a master practitioner, an instructor, a leader and a coach who focuses on designing and leading implementation of strategic change at small to large companies. As an instructor, he has designed and delivered courses for colleges, public sector, and private companies. As a master black belt, JT has coached and mentored hundreds of projects and helped individuals implement lasting improvements and organizational change. As a business leader, JT has led the implementation of significant organizational change and capital projects which has led to improvement to a company’s bottom line.

JT is a firm believer using cross functional teams and logical improvement methodologies to solve complex problems

Richard Hookong, BA
Consultant
Richard Hookong has served as President/General Manager of major businesses in the US and across countries on 5 continents.

Known for his athleticism in leading teams in strategy, marketing and pioneering innovation, he’s built some of the world’s most recognized brands, like HUGGIES, KLEENEX and EVENFLO. His commercial success is complemented by his expertise in strategy and process mapping and design, having managed organizations through transformational change in the US, Latin America, EMEA and Asia.

Richard is the founder of Beachhead Marketing International, a boutique consultancy that brings practical expertise in assessing avenues for growth, constructing the roadmap and developing the executional plan to build profitable and sustainable revenue streams.