KAT HAY is a pioneer in the realm of professional coaching, Kat has earned multiple powerful designations, including the International Coach Federation (ICF) Professional Certified Coach (PCC) and Certified Professional Co-Active® Coach (CPCC). She has also completed The Co-Active® Leadership Program and their yearlong Leadership Training Certification.
In addition, Kat was one of the first coaches worldwide to earn the credential of Certified Relationship and Systems Coach (ORSCC) through the cutting-edge organization, Center for Right Relationship (CRRGlobal). Kat is now a member of the Senior Faculty at CRRGlobal, and through her work there, she is proud to have produced an international footprint teaching and mentoring coaches and other professionals from around the world.
Now a Certified Daring Way™ Facilitator (CDWF) trained directly by Dr. Brené Brown to teach and facilitate the Daring Way™ and Rising Strong™ curricula, she has found the work has changed her life. It has also had a significant effect on the work she does as a coach, trainer, and mentor. All of Kat’s certifications have provided her with a wealth of additional tools, skills, and perspectives, through which she carries out her mission.
Kat is a Facilitator at Mohawk College Enterprises, Stoney Creek, ON in the corporate training services division. She considers herself a Strengths Evangelist with her complete passion for and deep knowledge and understand of the Gallup Clifton Strengths-Finder leadership assessment.
Through her company Connect2Inspire Individuals.Teams. Organizations, Kat coaches individuals to learn about and grow their professional leadership. Some of her best work is as a trusted advisor for teams and organizations which are ready to embrace creativity and innovation; co-creating inspiring vulnerability-safe workplaces that value speaking up and risk-taking without shame management.
Kat currently offers presentations and workshops on a variety of Daring Way™, Rising Strong™ and Daring Leadership™ topics such as building trust in the workplace, BRAVING in organizations, and giving/receiving feedback to the public as well as to business and non-profit organizations. Please call her for more workshop options 1.705.790.9682.
Kat’s strengths are Activator, Maximizer, Arranger, Connectedness, Communication.
Kat’s values are Create Connection, Be Yourself & Do Work that Brings You JOY, Be Seen and Live Brave®, Sprinkle Entrepreneurial Spirit Everywhere!