Lara Masse




Lara J Masse




Graduate Certificate in Executive Coaching, Royal Roads University (CEC)
Member, International Coach Federation (ICF)
Professional Certified Coach, International Coach Federation (PCC)
Master of Business Administration, AU MBA Centre for Innovative Management (MBA)
Advanced Graduate Diploma in Management, AU MBA Centre for Innovative Management (AGDM)


An experienced business leader and executive coach, Lara Masse earned her Certified Executive Coach (CEC) credentials with Royal Roads University and is a Professional Certified Coach and credentialed member of the International Coach Federation (ICF). She holds an advanced graduate diploma in management (AGDM), as well as a master of business administration (MBA) degree. She is also qualified in a range of psychometric assessment resources, most notably The Leadership Circle Profile (LCP) and Leadership System, the Strength Deployment Inventory (SDI) suite, Thomas-Kilmann Conflict Mode Instrument (TKI), and VIA Pro Character Strengths (VIA PRO).

Lara has successfully coached aspiring leaders, senior managers, and executives over the past decade, where she is able to draw upon her own experiences, while helping clients to develop new perspectives that translate into learning, growth, and the advancement of ones’ success, in the workplace and at home.

With more than 25 years of senior level responsibility with industry leaders such as Stantec, Kasian, Alberta Health, and the University Hospitals, Lara enjoys a reputation for the creation and delivery of highly successful programs. She has accomplished this through her ability to listen and learn, shoot straight, identify solutions, and strategize.

Over the past decade, Lara has developed several learning programs focused on transformational development for teams. This includes a highly integrated framework featuring assessment, individual and team coaching, and learning workshops designed for both horizontal and vertical development of people and teams.

Lara’s coaching style is warm, open, relaxed, and sincere, thus creating a high level of safety and trust. This allows her to challenge clients to move toward new levels of awareness, understanding, and commitment—primarily through action and accountability. Her combined business experience, commitment to personal growth, and highly developed communication skills bring depth and breadth to her coaching, and positive client outcomes.