Ken is a Partner and senior consultant with Elevate, with over 20 years of consulting experience, working primarily in the Edmonton market. He has his Project Management Professional (PMP) designation, along with certifications in Change Management (Prosci) and Business Process Reengineering (Hammer). Ken’s work career has included stints in the public sector (WCB), private sector (Telus) and the non-profit (YMCA). Over his consulting career he has worked with all levels of government, the financial sector, post-secondary sector and ongoing engagements in the non-profit sector. Ken volunteers extensively, having been involved with many non-profit volunteer boards, typically holding roles on the executive. His passion is food and he leveraged a mid-life crisis to obtain his culinary arts diploma from NAIT. To the benefit of all he limits his food endeavours now to his home kitchen/laboratory. Ken believes change is a four-letter word we all need to embrace a little more, particularly when events around us spring it unexpectedly.