PCC, CPCC, ORSCC
Exploring the Human Condition
Superpower: Bold with Grace
Lucy Shenouda is an author with a passion for exploring the mysteries of the human condition. She believes that, more often than not (and excluding polarizing politics), life is simpler than we make it out to be. Lucy believes in fostering the essence of what’s most important and what’s at stake through real conversations and straight talk. FosterEssence is a website that collects stories, blog posts and books related to fostering essence. Lucy is a wife and mother of two boys, a branding specialist, strategic consultant, leadership coach and a self-professed Third Culture Kid (TCK). Born in Asmara, Eritrea to parents of Pharaonic descent, she spent the first seven years of her life in Asmara after which her family moved to Canada in the early 1970’s. After a ten-year career in cable advertising she moved to Cairo, Egypt in 1996, then Dubai, UAE in 2004. In 2009, she moved back to Canada. With a passion for self-development and the drive to share that learning, Lucy is constantly searching out ways to improve herself and help others find their real self amongst the clutter of everyday life. Recognized by the International Coach Federation as a Professional Certified Coach, Lucy designs and facilitates change leadership and coaching programs. She engages participants in transformative conversations on self-selected, collective and business leadership. Lucy lives near Toronto with her husband and two boys. She loves to swim, write and practice mindfulness. Lucy is Principal at wmc where she brings people orientation to change leadership programs.
Fun Fact: In Dubai 2009, Lucy helped set up & completed a series of fire walks for a corporate event focused on the value of Courage.