Analytic-OR: Management Consulting and Strategic Communications

Workshop Series for Not-For-Profits

Sometimes being a Board Member or Executive Director for a charity or not-for-profit feels like a lonely business. Finding affordable solutions, advice, and support for the not-for-profit world can be a challenge. AOR Solutions is offering a series of 2 hour workshops that provide information, practical tools, and the opportunity to address the needs of your not-for-profit organization on PEI. Whether you are a board member or the chief staff member, these workshops will have something for you.

Upcoming Workshops:

  • None currently scheduled. Check back soon!


Please email Michelle for more information or to be notified when online registration opens for the upcoming workshops.

Past Workshops in the Series:

  • Finances for Not-for-Profits
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Dealing with Difficult Situations
  • Board Competencies and Recruitment and Retention

If you are interested in one of the past workshops, email Michelle to be notified about when it is offered again or to inquire out about custom training solutions for your Board and staff.

Workshop Presenters

Michelle MacDonald

Michelle L. MacDonald

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Michelle is a principal in AOR Solutions, and is a specialist in strategic planning, management and stakeholder engagement. As a small business owner, the former Executive Director of TVN (a National Centres of Excellence non-profit research network) and former Chief of Staff to a federal cabinet minister, Michelle has wide experience in setting and meeting strategic goals, engaging with stakeholders and in working with government, academia, and both not-for-profit and for-profit organizations. She has also worked as a public policy consultant and researcher for many provincial and national clients. She has worked closely with many not-for-profit organizations to develop strategic communication plans and advocacy approaches. As a volunteer Michelle has served as a Board Member and on the Executive of various not-for-profit organizations. She brings her enthusiasm for collaboration to all she does.
Vicki Bryanton

Vicki Bryanton

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Vicki has been a program and policy consultant since 2007 and has over 25 years experience working with not-for-profit organizations. Her experience includes program design, development and evaluation; analysis and translation of information for program and policy development; board governance development; and public engagement. Working with staff and volunteers, Vicki provides practical solutions for clients based on strategic processes to realize needs and goals. Her facilitation of strategic planning processes is based on sound frameworks for success, modified to meet client needs and infused (where appropriate) with a touch of humour. Nationally, Vicki has worked as a consultant for the Canadian Lung Association, the National Lung Health Framework, and the Canadian Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse.
Wendy MacIntyre, CHRP

Wendy MacIntyre, CHRP

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Wendy is a Human Resources Consultant who brings experience, knowledge and ambition to every client. She has been practicing HR since 2003, holding positions including HR Consultant, HR Manager, HR Advisor and Business Owner in private, public and not-for-profit sectors. Her work experience with clients has includes organizational redesign, position and workflow reviews, compensation studies, management training, policy development, workplace bullying and harassment and conducting workplace investigations. Wendy is highly involved in the community with boards and committees having both leadership and support roles.

Cancellation Policy

1. If you are unable to attend an event for which you have registered and paid, registration transfers are accepted if there is someone else who can attend in your place.

2. If you are unable to attend or transfer your registration:
• With more than 48 hrs notice in advance of the workshop, a partial refund will be issued for the registration fee minus a $10.00 administration fee.
• Within 48 hrs of the workshop, we will not be able to offer a refund.