Login to your NuFocus Account

Access your email

Sari LaBelle

Associate Partner - Organizational Strategist & Coach Moncton NB

Contact Sari

  • Tel: (506) 860-6010 x350
  • Mobile: (506) 875-5739

Languages: English, French


Sari LaBelle is passionate about building empowering and inspiring places to work and live. A certified professional and personal coach and organizational development consultant, she brings to her clients more than fourteen years of experience in workshop facilitation, organizational learning and change, and executive and life coaching in the not-for-profit and private sectors. She has consulted across Canada from Alberta to the Atlantic provinces as well as internationally.

She has also garnered more than 15 years of experience in fundraising and managing non-profit programs ranging between $10,000 and $50 million. Her prestigious client list includes McGill University, the CHU Dumont Foundation and the Canadian Red Cross among others.

Sari has a Master of Arts in Applied Human Sciences – Human Systems Intervention from Concordia University in Montreal (2003) and a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology from the University of Alberta, Edmonton (1998). She also spent a year at Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea as a student academic exchange student.

A professional who offers a fresh and creative approach to her work, Sari is a life-long learner who loves bringing new ideas and programs into fruition for her clients. Her unique perspective is honed from her innate ability to engage in her own life whole-heartedly and globally.

Diverse Background Enriches Clients

Sari has a rich and diverse background of experience and knowledge to offer her clients.
Prior to joining NuFocus Strategic Group, Sari was a senior consultant with RBR Development Associates Ltd. and director of its School of Advanced Fund Development (SAFD).

During that time she provided fundraising and organizational development counsel to non-profit organizations across Eastern Canada. She also co-developed and delivered the School’s curriculum for non-profit executives and managers.

Dedicating much of her career to building sustainability and growth in the not-for-profit sector, Sari has worked with more than 100 non-profit organizations. These ranged from small grass roots organizations to large international institutions.

Working and consulting with a number of private and public-sector organizations and corporation across Canada has given her a breadth of experience in corporate training and workshop facilitation. She has experience facilitating large (100+) and small (15-30) groups in a multitude of work, educational and community settings.

Sari is also a certified yoga teacher & therapist, meditation instructor and life coach with a specific interest in helping organizations develop workplace well-being strategies that improve employee engagement and productivity, reduce stress and encourage healthy, whole-hearted living.

She is a registered member of the International Coaching Federation (I.C.F.), the Association of Fundraising Professional (AFP), the Canadian Yoga Alliance (C.Y.A.) and the Alliance Professionnelle des Naturopathes et Naturothérapeutes (A.P.N.N.).

What Sari Can Do For You

  • Non-profit management and fundraising strategy development and coaching
  • Group facilitation (for strategic planning, team building, organizational learning and change, leadership development and workplace well-being)
  • Personal and executive coaching (for leadership development, career development, stress management & personal well-being)
  • Retreat planning and facilitation (at the corporate or unit level)
  • Workplace well-being strategy development, training and program implementation

Sari’s Consulting Approach

Sari believes passionately that the key to an organization’s success lies in its ability to tap into and mobilize the knowledge and talents of its human capital. To facilitate this, Sari partners with her clients to work one-on-one and in groups to create the conditions for building a Learning Organization. These organizations adapt pro-actively and holistically to internal and external changes, foster shared vision and team learning and value personal mastery and well-being.

Sari is particularly passionate about bringing people together in participatory processes, such as Search Conference, Open Space Technology and Appreciate Inquiry, that foster experiential learning and shared mission building.

Her advanced training in human dynamics, interpersonal communications, systems thinking and organizational development and design enable her to help clients in the areas of change management, human resource strategy planning, employee engagement, leadership development, non-profit management and workplace well-being.



Thought Stream