Mary Anne Neal M.Ed.
Mary-Anne Neal has more than twenty years of experience as a workshop facilitator, writer and communications consultant. She has earned awards for excellence in teaching, public speaking, sales and customer service. Her background includes launching a successful advertising agency, running a busy communications shop for the BC government, researching educational institutions in the United Arab Emirates and conducting professional development workshops for teachers in Africa and Vietnam.
In addition to writing speeches, educational publications, brochures and other documents, Mary-Anne's work has been published in the Edmonton Sun, Edmonton Magazine, ACCESS Radio & Television Network, Foresight, Today's Parent, Parenting Teens, United Nations Clarion and other periodicals.
Mary-Anne is a member of the Royal Roads Research Ethics Board, Education Beyond Borders and ACTRA Writers' Guild. Mary-Anne has presented information, delivered keynote addresses and facilitated workshops for more than 5,000 people in B.C., Kenya and Australia. She is also an active community contributor, coaching sports, serving charitable organizations and raising awareness of global issues.