Marilyn Herasymowych

Marilyn Herasymowych


Marilyn Herasymowych, a senior consultant with over 20 years’ experience, is the founder and a managing partner of MHA Institute Inc. For the past ten years, she has been focusing on learning in the workplace, consulting with individuals, teams, and organizations in both the public and private sectors. Marilyn uses the action inquiry technologies of action science, action learning, and appreciative inquiry, as well as systems thinking and reflexive practice. She designs strategies that help people to see their thinking patterns and behaviours from a systems perspective, setting up safe practice fields in the classroom and the workplace so that participants can experience transformational learning. Marilyn also presents at a variety of national and international conferences focusing on learning in the workplace

Marilyn has a BSc in Biochemistry, a PDAD in Education, and a Master of Continuing Education degree, specializing in Learning in the Workplace. She has a Doctorate in Professional Studies degree, with a focus on Leadership Through Learning. Marilyn is a certified teacher, and she is qualified to administer the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator®, the Strategic Alignment Instrument, and the Herrmann Brain Dominance Instrument®. Marilyn is known for her ability to create learning environments that meet the needs of clients and participants. She is a dynamic facilitator who guides learners through experiences that transfer to the workplace.

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