Cate Walker Hammond biography

Cate Walker Hammond, M Ed with an emphasis on Leadership

Leadership, Teambuilding and Career Consultant

As a Certified Facilitator, Career Consultant, and Strengths-Based Coach, Cate is passionate about helping individuals and organizations thrive.  Cate creates customized workshops on a variety of topics including leadership and management practices, building strong teams, emotional intelligence, boosting your creativity and innovation quotient, and managing difficult conversations.

Cate has a strong affinity to academia, with previous full-time roles including:

  • Manager of Leadership Development, University of Toronto
  • Learning and Development Specialist, Mohawk College,
  • Career Planning Centre Coordinator, McMaster University

Cate’s early career and education was as a Library Technician and included working at McMaster University Career Planning Centre, Mohawk College, Mount Royal College.

A strong advocate for life-long learning, Cate is certified in a variety of tools including:

  • MBTI
  • Strengths
  • Emotional Intelligence 2.0
  • DiSC
  • Crucial Accountability
  • Innovation and Creativity Inventories (FourSight, Basadur Simplexity, Thinkx Productive Thinking)

Off the clock Cate enjoys canoeing, snowshoeing, and dabbling with mixed media arts.

Cate Walker Hammond