‚ÄčYork Region

Lifetime Independent Facilitation

Marlene Lauer

Facilitator

Resides in Georgina

What people appreciate

about me

  • I like to motivate people.
  • I am an attentive listener and will help keep you on task.
  • Authentic, fun and passionate person.
  • Knowledgeable about health and social services.
  • I like to think out of the box and come up with creative solutions.
  • People appreciate that I can draw on my experiences as a Recreation Therapist and a parent of a child with special needs.

What is important

to me

  • To enjoy the sense of accomplishment that comes from doing challenging work.
  • To do meaningful work where I am making a difference in other people's lives.
  • Learning new skills,taking professional development courses and trying new activities keeps me stimulated.
  • I am happiest when i am spending quality time with my husband and kids enjoying new experiences and activities.
  • Having "girls nights" at least once month and "me time" once a week so I can recharge my batteries.
  • love teaching exercise and yoga classes and seeing my participants transform into a stronger and healthier versions of themselves.
  • Being active out doors keeps me happy.
  • Empowering people to stand up for their rights.
  • Having fruit and vegetables growing in my garden and making sure my home is organized and clutter free.

How to support

me

  • Work in partnership with me - I'm a great resource.
  • Be honest with me,let me know if I have done something wrong or encourage me if I have done something well.
  • I look at my email once a day but if you need me pick up the phone and call me.I like hearing people's voices and having two way conversations rather than a text message.
  • Never worry about asking me for help.It's what I love to do!
  • Know that I'm morning person and that is when I am my freshest and most creative.

An Associate Facilitator with 'York Region Lifetime Independent Facilitation'