Raised in rural Ontario near Strathroy, Colleen G. McCauley returned to London in 2007 after living in Kitchener, Atikokan and Toronto. She has diverse talents, practical knowledge and skilled experiences in marketing, project management, and business management. Colleen pursued formal education and professional development in workshops, seminars and conferences on business, marketing, and leadership. In 1995, she completed a Business Management diploma with Honours from ICS Canada. In 1999, she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Honours Geography: Environment and Resources Management program from the University of Western Ontario. In 2011, she finished a Business – Marketing diploma with advanced standing from Fanshawe College. Since 1999, Colleen worked and volunteered in over 20 projects and programs for non-profit organizations, private companies and government. In 2014, she launched her business, Earth to Business Marketing, on principles of sustainability and community-based social marketing. In 2015, she began teaching principles of marketing to students from Fanshawe College on a part-time basis. From her roles, she gained a strong foundation in project coordination, marketing and communications by actively raising awareness about environmental issues, products and services, and promoting behavioural change to consumers, small business and the general public. In several roles, she provided skilled and practical guidance for successful project management and marketing as well as organizational effectiveness including behavioural changes in the workplace. Her marketing experience includes communications, events, sales, promotions, advertising, graphic design, and business development. Colleen demonstrated skill in internal and external relationship development, and event organizing through successful interactions with internal and external audiences i.e. business-to-business, partners, the general public and media (radio, newspaper and television) at tradeshows, workshops, conferences, and project launches. Moreover, Colleen has proven creative, presentation and writing abilities by developing various materials such as marketing plans, business cases, reports, presentations, newsletters, web pages, media releases, and Facebook events. Her creative talent has grown from high school art classes to university cartographic and GIS courses to practical work experience in graphic design as shown in her creative portfolio on Behance.