Kelly Wellness Consulting Inc. (KWC), through its multidisciplinary group of International Advisors and Associates, is committed to the development of healthy employees, vibrant work cultures and higher-performing organizations. As both a consultancy group and learning organization with over 40 years combined experience in workplace wellness and organizational effectiveness, KWC and its Advisors and Associates are uniquely positioned to offer strategic, client-focused solutions that create results.
KWC Advisors and Associates are highly trained, qualified professionals with undergraduate and graduate degrees as well as certifications in workplace wellness, wellness culture coaching, work-life and stress management, business/accounting, nutrition and fitness, organizational psychology, social work, performance coaching, adult education, workplace learning, and instructional design.
KWC Skill Sets
– Subject-matter experts in:
- employee health
- workplace wellness
- organizational effectiveness
– Innovative, client-focused, and forward-thinking consultants
– Workplace wellness developers and trainers of results-oriented programs and services
– Accomplished authors and presenters of workplace wellness and performance-driven solutions
SENIOR PROGRAM ADVISORS
William McPeck is a solution-matter expert with a focus on employee health and well-being. Employee well-being is quickly emerging as an umbrella under which the silos of multiple employee-related benefits and programs are being integrated. Bill brings to employee well-being training and experience in management, program administration, HR and benefits, employee safety, employee wellness, mental health and work-life excellence. (Read more…)
Joel Hershfield, CMA, has been Manager of Finance and Technology for a provincial special operatingÂ agency, Materials Distribution Agency (MDA), since 2002. Prior to that, from 1997 to 2002, he was Director of Finance for the Provincial Department of Justice. Â
Joelâ€™s first foray into wellness was in 1996, when he wrote an article titled â€œWellness in the Department of Justice.â€ His next wellness activity came during his time as volunteer treasurer for the Manitoba Chapter of the Hemophilia Society, when he proposed and then co-organized a medical convention in Winnipeg in 1997 regarding hemophilia. (Read more…)
Kat Maeda is a Certified Integrative Nutrition and Holistic Health Coach, as well as a Certified Workplace Wellness Ambassador. She received her certification as a health coach from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition and is a member of both the American Association of Wellness Practitioners and the Holistic Chamber of Commerce. Passionate about a holistic approach to wellness, nutrition and living a healthy lifestyle, Katâ€™s individualized, group and private coaching programs are a collaborative approach that supports each clientâ€™s biological individuality. (Read more…)
Peter Kelly is a Registered 3rd Class Power Engineer with 28 years progressive experience in Oil and Gas, Cogen operations (Steam & Electrical ), Pulp and Paper, and Electronics Communications. He is currently employed with Royal Dutch Shell (Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta) as a Process and Panel Operator. He brings to KWC Inc., diverse skill sets and achievements from past and current employment positions as a Field Operator, Panel Operator, Safety Focal and Liaison, and Acting Supervisor. (Read more…)
James Petersen, Ph.D. is founder and CEO of Stressmaster International, a global and leading force in helping companies and organizations to reduce workplace stress and build employee stress resilience. Dr. Jim is an expert on stress mastery and is the author of the internationally recognized Stress Management Questionnaire and Stressmastery Guide to Stress Resiliency. These tools are now in use by companies like DeBeers (South Africa), Banamex (Mexico), JPMorgan Chase and KPMG (USA) and many other companies around the world. His methods have help to improve employee performance by keeping stress at optimal levels and by recognizing that excellence is achieved not by stressed-out people but by those whose stress is at functioning at optimal levels. Jimâ€™s passion is to help the world to be a less stressed place in which to live and work and to build strong, personal resilience to any stressor no matter where or when it may occur. Stressmaster delivers its message through a cadre of passionate professionals, called Stressmaster Associates, in 15 countries around the world.
John Toomey is one of Australiaâ€™s leading Health Educators. Holding a Degree in Physical Education, John has worked in a number of diverse areas involving Health, Fitness and Sport. Since 1982, he has served either as a Conditioning Coach or Nutritionist to seven different AFL Clubs. He has also worked with a variety of other Professional Sports Clubs in Leadership and Culture Development.
In the early 80â€™s he was one of the pioneers of Fitness Industry training courses and in 2001 published a fully accredited course in Wellness Leadership.
As a professional speaker and trainer, John has presented over 2000 seminars in the corporate arena in Australia, New Zealand, the US and South East Asia. He has published over 300 articles, the most including publications in two issues of Wellbeing Magazine in 2012. He has also been published in Australian Newspapers writing on cultural issues in professional sports. (Read more…)
Pamela Dempster is a licensed Occupational Therapist and founder of Pamela Dempster OT(c) Corporate Wellness & Ergonomic Consulting. With over 20 years practicing and specializing in the fields of Health, Wellness and Ergonomics/Human Factors, she provides comprehensive Corporate consulting services including assessment, education/training and Program Development. She also hold a Baccalaureate degree in Psychology.
As a speaker/presenter at Health, Wellness and Safety Conferences, she truly enjoys educating and promoting the global movement of Wellness and Wellbeing whenever possible.
She is a member of the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT) , College of Occupational Therapists of Nova Scotia (COTNS) and the Association of Canadian Ergonomists (ACE) and is a Certified Canadian Red Cross Instructor.
She is truly passionate about health and wellness and its effects on workplace culture as well as working collaboratively with employers and employees through change processes needed to make workplace environments and Corporate culture safe and more productive.
Pamela Dempster BA, BScOT(c)
Corporate Wellness & Ergonomic Consulting Services
Shauna Cheney is a Board Certified Health and Wellness Coach and Certified Workplace Wellness Ambassador. She is the founder ofÂ Celestial Health Coaching where she provides health, wellnessÂ and lifestyle services to individuals and businesses. Shauna isÂ passionate about health and wellness and its effect on workplaceÂ culture, performance levels, and overall quality of life. She findsÂ great fulfillment in helping others change behaviors and increaseÂ happiness through stress reduction, healthy eating, physicalÂ exercise, smoking cessation, weight reduction and establishing life balance. She truly loves those she serves and is excited to beÂ part of a global movement in wellness.
Sherri Mraz, The Cookinâ€™ Yogi, is a Certified Workplace Wellness Ambassador providing corporations, private clients and groups the tools they need to improve their health. She teaches healthy cooking classes, workshops, Lunch and Learns, and is a public speaker. Sherri has trained at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition in NYC and is certified through Teachers College Columbia University and by the American Association of Drugless Practitioners (AADP). She is also a registered yoga instructor at the advanced teacher level, a member of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine and studied at The Hippocrates Health Institute. She studied ancient nutritional wisdom, and the latest diet and healthy lifestyle trends with renowned experts such as Dr. Mehmet Oz, Deepak Chopra, Dr. Andrew Weil, Dr. Walter Willet, Dr. Anne Marie Colbin, and Dr. Neal Bernard.Â Â Please contact her at Sherri@CookinYogi.com or visit her website atÂ The Cookinâ€™ Yogi.
Joan Dickason is an Integrative Nutrition Health Coach, board certified by the American Association of Drugless Practitioners and SUNY College, Purchase, New York. She received her training from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. While at IIN, she studied over 100 different nutrition and wellness theories, recognizing that each individual body and situation is unique, and no one approach can help everyone. Following IIN, Joan completed continuing education programs in digestive health, emotional eating, thyroid health, nutritional supplementation, and environmental toxicity. In the next year, she plans additional training and certification in Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction with Atlantic Health Systems, Motivational Interviewing at Harvard Medical School, and Wellness Coach Training at the Mayo Clinic. (Read more…)
Liz Jones is the owner of Liz Jones Wellness. President of the American Heart Association Mesquite Board. Author and inspirational speaker. Fitness and wellness professional. Yoga teacher, trainer, wellness coach, nutritionist & master workplace wellness ambassador. Â Wellness & Benefits Coordinator for municipality in Texas.
Serving those in need and creating ways to better our communities by helping organizations and individuals to achieve wellness in their lives continues to be my passion and mission.. (Read more…)
Dr. Les Smith is a Member of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine UK, an accredited specialist and consultant in occupational medicine, a Fellow of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine (Royal College of Physicians Ireland) and a Chartered Member of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health. He has a background in General Practice and is a Member of the Royal College of General Practitioners He is also a member of the Institute of Science and Technology in Research (ISTR). (Read more…)