Romana is a career coach and strategist. She is a results-focused and energetic professional passionate about helping other professionals realize their career goals. With a proven track record in talent acquisition, development and coaching of individuals and teams in her corporate career in the FinTech space Romana has recruited, coached and developed people into successful leaders and business and technology specialists.
Romana has an extensive career in information technology and financial services leading large-scale technology projects to support strategic business initiatives and revenue growth in the financial services technology industry. Romana has kept herself challenged throughout her career by taking on new opportunities in the corporate world. Her strengths and expertise lie in people leadership, developing and coaching talent, project management and application delivery.
Education and Certifications:
Romana has a Bachelor of Business Management (Honours) with a major in Computer Science, a diploma in General Management, a master’s certificate in Project Management and a yoga teacher certification. She has also completed a career continuation training program and coaching training from WorldWinn.
With top skills in coaching and fostering future leaders Romana specializes in career coaching strategies for people who are in career transition, are looking for career advancement or aspiring to begin second careers, by providing the tools and strategies to help them redefine their goals and achieve career objectives.
Romana believes in empowering people through self-leadership to tap their strongest strengths and narrow down their true goals. Romana shares her knowledge of yoga philosophy in her coaching to counteract the undesirable effects of a stressful, rapidly changing world as her clients strive for career fulfillment and personal excellence. Her coaching is infused with empathy and a deep desire to help her clients. Romana’s promise is “To coach and inspire my clients throughout their coaching journey with the end goal of having a career they really aspire to”!
Volunteer and Community Service:
Romana volunteers for CNL (http://www.centerfornaturalliving.com/) where she manages projects such as CNL’s presence at the annual Toronto Yoga Conference and Show and promotes yoga teacher training at CNL. Romana also volunteers for CPBC, a non-profit business association and CPBC NexGen, a forum for young professionals and volunteers.
As Director of Education and Learning for an employee resource group in her corporate career, Romana was instrumental in launching and shaping the strategic direction of this diversity and inclusion initiative and for bringing it to life.
Romana is passionate about life-long learning and living a fulfilled life. In her quest to embrace yoga as part of her daily life Romana practices yoga regularly and shares her teaching with others. Romana resides in the Greater Toronto area in Canada and loves to spend time with family and travel to explore nature, swim, hike, paint and sight-see.