Meet the team behind the results

Our experts are among the very best at what they do and share the belief that companies can achieve their goals through human-centred leadership. Bringing together diverse perspectives and deep experience from a wide range of industries, our team is equipped to overcome strategic challenges of all shapes and sizes.

Sue Tardi
Sue TardiPresident & Founder

Sue helps business leaders and their teams achieve transformative results by aligning people, culture, and strategy with business objectives. Her wealth of experience, unwavering focus on results, and radical commitment to empathy in the workplace make her a uniquely capable leader and strategist.

For thirty years, Sue has specialized in empowering executive teams in private, public, and not-for-profit organizations in the areas of professional services, human resources, and technology. A results-driven C-level executive known for dynamic leadership, deep strategic acumen, and exceptional relationship-building skills. Prior to founding LBC, Sue was Senior Vice President and Group Head, Human Resource Solutions at People Corporation.

Sue is an executive coach and ACC accredited through the International Coaching Federation (ICF), as well as a Level 1 and Level 2 Accredited S.A.F.E.T.Y™ Facilitator through the Academy of Brain Based Learning, and a Master Certified Facilitator of EXPEDITION Coaching with Destination Leadership. Sue also holds several assessment certifications including EQ-i 2.0 and EQ-360.

Amanda Leuschen
Amanda LeuschenVice President, Consulting

Amanda drives business growth, delivers exceptional client outcomes, and shapes thought leadership initiatives. She’s a relationship and culture builder, coach and strategic advisor known for her thoughtful connection, innovative perspective, and ability to simplify the complex. She is a respected senior leader with over a decade of experience developing diverse, high-performing teams. She is a thoughtful communicator known for engaging and empowering employees at all levels. We are excited that Amanda will bring her unique complement of expertise, experience and approach to LBC clients.

Most recently, Amanda was at United Way Winnipeg where she spent time as Vice President, Strategic Partnerships & Philanthropy and People & Culture Strategist, both with a focus on change, transformation, and innovation.

Prior to that, Amanda spent over a decade at Apple leading and developing high-performing teams, training employees across North America, and innovating new diversity, equity, and inclusion practices in recruitment and employee engagement. Amanda also fostered vibrant connections, expansive educational opportunities, and impactful volunteer initiatives as Co-Chair of Pride at Apple Canada.

Amanda is a certified leadership coach through Destination Leadership and she holds both a Bachelor of English degree and a Bachelor of Education degree from the University of Winnipeg. She has also completed numerous leadership programs including Workplace Mental Health Leadership, Situational Leadership, and Community Shift through the Ivey Academy at Ivey Business School.

Shana Ring
Shana RingPartner

Shana is a leadership coaching expert, focused on equipping teams and individuals with the skills they need to drive big-picture success for their organization. Her approach emphasizes the development of resiliency and capacity in leaders as the key to developing more resilient, capable cultures across entire companies.

Shana is the founder of EXPEDITION Coaching® and has been coaching since 2007. She also draws on her experience as a Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR) with over 25 years of HR-related work experience. Some of the positions she has been fortunate to hold include:

  • Organizational Development Specialist, SaskPower 
  • Co-Founder, ICF-Saskatchewan Chapter
  • Treasure, Program Chair, Chair, and Board Member of the Women Entrepreneurs of Saskatchewan

Shana Ring is an ICF Professional Certified Coach (PCC) and completed the Graduate Certificate in Executive Coaching Program through Royal Roads University. She has a Master of Arts Degree in Leadership & Training from Royal Roads and a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Regina. She is also certified in numerous tools including Prosci, MBTI, EQ-I and EQ-360, EXPEDITION Coaching, Crucial Conversations, Legacy Leadership, Organizational Culture Inventory, Coaching Clinic, among others.

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Join our team

To build great client teams, we have to start with our own

Work with a values-based organization, constantly add to your toolkit and enjoy the financial benefits of success. We are looking for employees and independent partners who can add diversity to our thinking and experience, and share our values.

We are seeking employee candidates for administrative support and business development positions, as well as strategic planning advisors. We are also recruiting for our Interim Executive program, and experienced independent consulting partners for contract work. If you are interested and share our beliefs, we’d love to hear from you.

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