Maureen Reid

Region: Canada


Halifax, Canada

CFF since 2016

YPO Audiences

  • YPO Members
  • YPO Gold Members
  • Spouses/Partners
  • Young Adults/YNG
  • Chapter Events
  • Member and Key Associates
  • Regional Forums
  • Regional Council
  • International Board

Minimum daily rate USD$2,500

Maximum daily rate USD$5,000

Daily rate comment or clarification Rates for Forum Fundamentals start at USD2500

Rates for forum retreats vary depending upon the amount of preparation time - I welcome the opportunity to give you a proposal/fee estimate

Average rating 9.21

Maureen is an entrepreneur with a passion for working with senior leaders who want to optimize their boards, teams and organizations to achieve superior results. Throughout her career as a governance and strategic planning consultant, Maureen has facilitated meaningful and productive conversations in both large and small group settings. She has worked with start-ups, publicly traded companies, private companies, universities, colleges, health organizations, Crown corporations, co-operatives and charitable foundations.

Maureen brings her creativity and well-honed facilitation skills to her work with YPO Forums. She cherishes her own YPO Forum experience and delights in providing others with the opportunity to optimize the value of their Forum journey.

Maureen’s facilitation style includes active listening, respect for each individual’s contribution, a quick mind, a warm empathetic heart and the ability to integrate different perspectives and summarize emerging consensus. Maureen is also results-oriented, flexible, creative and has a good sense of humor.


  • Forum Fundamentals
  • Moderator Leadership Development Program
  • Chapter Stirfry Events to deepen connections within the Chapter
  • Customized retreats based on the needs and goals of each Forum
  • Mentorship training and program development
  • “Managing Up” coaching for new CEOs
  • Coaching for new Board Chairs

Qualifications and Certifications

  • Associate Certified Coach (ACC) - International Coach Federation (ICF)
  • ICD.D certification - Institute of Corporate Directors
  • Master of Arts degree (Adult Education)
  • Law degree
  • Bachelor of Science degree
  • Honorary Doctorate in Civil Law
  • YPO Harvard Spouse/Partner Program
  • IWF Leadership Foundation Fellowship
  • Numerous executive education programs
  • Former associate and partner in a major regional law firm
  • Member of the senior leadership team of a start-up e-learning company
  • Member of the senior leadership team of a regional manufacturing and land development company
  • President and founder of BoardWorks Consulting Inc., a governance and strategic planning consultancy

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Travel Preferences/Availability Happy to negotiate travel to an international destination. For trips to Asia, Europe or Latin America, I like to explore opportunities with the region to create a cluster of YPO facilitated events so as to maximize my time in an area and achieve travel savings for my clients.

Airport Code YHZ

Number of forum programs 4 programs since August 2017

For more information visit To schedule a discussion please call 902-425-0036, 902-483-4810 or email

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Maureen Reid
Halifax, Canada