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Picot, Lianne



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Lianne is currently undertaking her Master's in Adult Education/Community Development at OISE, with a focus on workplace learning. She also holds a BSc (Hons) in Social Sciences from the Open University in Britain. 

Lianne Picot has worked as a practitioner and CEO/Executive Director in the nonprofit sectors in the UK, Ireland and Canada for over 25 years. Specializing in change management in the sector, Lianne has helped a number of failing/fledgling organizations become more impactful and successful in their delivery of services. A number of her programs won local, regional and national awards for innovation.  She has also led a nonprofit leadership centre, helping nonprofit leaders and organizations to grow their capacity for modern leadership. Running her own business as leadership coach and trainer, Lianne helps organizations and individuals to become more effective in their engagement, communication and leadership overall. She is particularly passionate about, and specializes in, helping new & aspiring leaders to become inspiring leaders.  Lianne is a lifelong “change-the-world-type” who still wants to make the world a better place.

Current Courses:

CINP900: Understanding the Nonprofit Sector