Shelagh Gustavison

Shelagh Gustavison, M.Ed - Facilitator, Instructional

Shelagh Gustavison delivers performance improvement solutions developed over 15 years as a coach, instructor, river guide, teacher and leadership program director. She has facilitated in classroom and field settings on two continents and adds a wealth of experience based learning solutions to the McKinley delivery team.

A National Level Swimmer at age 12, her leadership abilities were recognized throughout her teenage years in Army Cadets where she excelled in Wilderness Leadership Courses, Banff Leadership Training, and a youth exchange to Germany where they lived and trained with the German Airborne.

Shelagh has an honors undergraduate degree in Kinesiology (Lakehead University) and a Masters in Education (University of Toronto). These are complemented by courses in training and adult education. During her university career she built on her experiential education background with several years of Outdoor Education leadership positions and training.

She continues to pursue her interest in mountaineering and is the mother of three beautiful children – the accomplishment that she is most proud of.