Kathleen Burke

Dr. Kathleen Burke is an educator, facilitator and speaker specializing in ethics, leadership, communication and decision making. She is a senior lecturer with the Beedie School of Business at Simon Fraser University.

In 2015, Kathleen received the TD Canada Trust Distinguished Teaching award, an annual award that recognized teaching excellence in the Beedie School of Business.

Since 2015, she has facilitated the Envision Financial Community Leaders Igniting Change program, a 12-week community leadership capacity building program. This Surrey-based initiative is a partnership between Envision Financial, SFU Surrey, and the Surrey Poverty Reduction Coalition.

Kathleen works extensively with story, poetry and academic research to promote conversations and practices to foster engagement, moral imagination and purpose within the workplace and community.

Kathleen is an advisor for the Non-Profit Management Certificate program.