We are a group of collaborators, headed by Megan O’Neil - a career project manager in the innovation space. Our passion is for getting stuff done, and we have managed projects for companies including:
Canadian Red Cross
Frontier Education, Inc.
BDH Limited, Real Estate Investors
Ministry of Economic Development and Growth
ONE Social Enterprise Partnership
Social Enterprise Southwest
One Tomato and Food Works
Pillar Nonprofit Network
Innovation Works, London
Get in touch
We know that businesses and organizations run a lot of projects and very often need help keeping track of goals and milestones. Reach out to see how we can help keep get your ducks out of a bucket and into a row, all behaving nicely with each other.
Megan O’Neil, MPA, Principle Consultant
As a career project manager with a Master’s Degree in Public Administration, Megan works directly with innovators to make projects happen. Megan is experienced in coaching innovators and implementing tools and processes to ensure project success. She is a social entrepreneur herself, and is described by her clients as creative, practical and organized.
Key Areas of Expertise:
Project management, specializing in implementation phase with for-profit and social innovators
Coaching and management consultant, start-up and execution phase
Deployment of PM and communications tools for remote teams
Program design, facilitation, implementation, and management for innovation-sector entrepreneurs
Highlights of Experience:
Project Manager, Canadian Red Cross
Project Manager, Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs, Social Enterprise Partnership
Social Enterprise Coach and Project Manager, Pillar Nonprofit Network
Project Manager and CEO, The Focus Company (PM consulting)
Founder and CEO, One Tomato: curriculum based healthy food educational programs for youth
Master’s in Public Administration (MPA)
B.A., Political Science
Design Thinking, Ivey Academy
Project Management, WCS
University of Guelph, Kemptville
Diploma in Agriculture
Boards & Committees
• Canadian Red Cross, Emergency Response Team (ERT)
• Lambton Elderly Outreach, Board director
• Lambton Toastmasters, Past-president
Awards & Recognition
•Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee medal
• Outstanding Business Achievement Award, Best Non-profit
• Director’s Award of Excellence, Lambton-Kent District School board
Impact Consulting - Pillar Nonprofit Network
Impact Consulting by Pillar Nonprofit Network provides cutting edge consulting services designed to amplify the social impact of nonprofit organizations, social enterprises and social purpose businesses.
Areas of Expertise
Working with nonprofit, charities, government agencies, and business to help them become more innovative, resourceful, and impactful.
Offering customized and expert strategic consultation for nonprofit and for-profit social enterprises.
• Albert Brule, Director of Resource Development
• Nick van der Velde, principle consultant
Capitalization strategies, connection to investors, financial strategies, product development and scenario testing.