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Maureen Jenkins, BA, CPF, CTF


Ms. Jenkins has over 30 years of experience in designing and facilitating participatory planning and learning events in a wide range of countries and cultures.  Due to her many years of work building collaborative agreements internationally, she has a very practical approach to developing implementable actions.

Employment History

  • CEO, Event designer and Facilitator, Imaginal Training
  • Community Development Facilitator, Institute of Cultural Affairs

Competency Areas

  • Design and Implementation of Learning Processes

Design of face-to-face and virtual learning processes that deliver specific learning objectives; delivery of senior-level leadership development that includes the whole person; delivery of multi-national, multilingual and multicultural events

  • Organizational Change Facilitation

Facilitating transition in large organizations, working with change management committees and leadership teams to develop and implement strategic interventions

  • Conference Design and Facilitation

Supporting clients in visioning, designing and implementing large group programs

  • Development of Facilitators and Trainers

Design and delivery of train-the trainer and train-the-facilitator programs targeted to the specific needs of the learner population

  • Needs Assessment

Selection and application of suitable tools and interventions to determine the appropriate training or non-training solutions to meet organizational needs


  • University of Illinois, Chicago USA:  Bachelor of Arts with honors in Anthropology
  • University of California, Berkeley USA:  Courses in Social Sciences

Professional Associations

  • International Association of Facilitators
  • Technology of Participation Trainers’ Network

Professional Certifications and Awards

  • Technology of Participation Facilitator and Trainer
  • Analyst and Trainer for Insights Discovery
  • Analyst and Trainer for DISC Personality Profiles
  • Facilitator Moodle Learning Management System
  • Facilitator for Psychology of Achievement
  • Analyst for Intercultural Readiness Check
  • International Association of Facilitators Professional Facilitator
  • Analyst for Myers Briggs Type Indicator


  • Co-Author with Jon Jenkins, An Overview of Creative Thinking Techniques, Brussels, IAF Europe. 2007.
  • Co-author with Jon Jenkins, Nine Disciplines of a Facilitator, Jossey-Bass, San Francisco, 2006.
  • Co-author with Jon Jenkins, The Social Process Triangles, Imaginal Training, Groningen, The Netherlands, 1997.