Sandra is the founder of Sandra Summerhayes & Associates Professional Training Group. Her commitment to personal and professional development, while meeting the needs of specialized interest groups, has been the cornerstone of a 20 year career in Training & Development. Couple this determination with a warm intuitive sensibility and you have a powerful force for initiating change in your business or organization.
Sandra has also worked with organizational supervisors and managers to develop individual learning plans for strengthening their leadership abilities. She aims to meet their specialized needs by engaging them in training needs analysis and by coaching management to identify training gaps among themselves and their staff. Whatever the requirements, each organization gets a tailor made solution, one that works solely for them and is delivered in an innovative, fun and professional manner.
Sandra is a certified trainer, facilitator, human resource specialist, employment counselor and laughter leader as well as being certified in the Myers Briggs Type Indicator, Personality Dimensions, Emotional Intelligence and is one of only three Thiagi Certified trainers in Canada. She is past Chair of the Leadership Niagara Curriculum Committee, a Director of the Port Colborne Wainfleet Chamber of Commerce as well as Chair of their Education Committee.