Joan McMullin is an inspiring educator and a savvy entrepreneur who has a contagious passion for learning. She is a leader in the education field with over 36 years of experience as a teacher and school administrator with the Halifax Regional School Board. With Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Education degrees, Joan has kept current by attending conferences, lectures and workshops presented by leaders in education. She is an accredited Insights Practitioner for Insights Learning and Development and a trained LEAP Administrator.
Presently Joan is a facilitator for the Nova Scotia Educational Leadership Consortium, conducting sessions on leadership development and interpersonal skills for the school boards across the province. In these sessions Joan provides a relaxed environment and encourages the positive exchange of ideas. She challenges the participants to examine key concepts though new or altered lenses. She is always respectful of the individuals within the group and uses her own experiences and humour to illustrate the points.
Joan also loves travelling and spending time with her two beautiful granddaughters.