CHEUNG Pui-ha IvyChair
Ivy is the principal consultant of Inspire Vital Yours which is of focus in executive coaching, facilitating leaders’ development and organizational transformation. Prior to the practice in consulting field, she held different leadership roles in Human Resources in Global and leading Corporations in diverse industries including financial, consumer goods, luxury sector and property development.
Ivy believes that the increasing complicated operating environments and emerging multitudinous groups of stakeholder compound the complexity in interactions and communications, facilitation appears to be even more demanded as it helps open up space for participation, generate creativity, raise clarity and cultivate meaningful aligned results.
Ivy has an MSc in Organizational Behaviour (London University), an MBA (University of Hull) and a BA (Hong Kong Baptist University) and she is a Project Management Professional (PMI).
LEUNG Kwok-yan MichelleVice-chair
Michelle is a professional coach who works with leaders of all levels across a large variety of industries. She is moved by the essence of facilitation—everybody’s voice can be heard—and she believes facilitation can bring in fresh perspectives, expand possibilities, and create more sustainable and practical results.
Before becoming a coach, she was a seasoned marketer in Fortune 500 companies. While working with multi-functional teams in different regions around the globe, she experienced the first-hand benefits of using facilitation to build consensus, develop strategies, brainstorm, and even build effective teams with different stakeholders.
She wants to learn and grow together in this facilitator community to create the space for having more meaningful dialogues in Hong Kong.
Michelle has possessed an MBA degree from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and is a graduate of the Executive Leadership Program at INSEAD University in Singapore. She is an International Coach Federation (ICF) Professional Certified Coach (PCC) and ICF Registered Mentor Coach.
CHENG Yi-yi, DebbySecretary
Debby is an experienced non-profit projects manager and is now leading Social Design projects to tackle Population Ageing issues. As a social advocate for labour rights, food justice, mitigation and resilience of climate changes, Debby is always exposed to people from all walks of life. She enjoys communicating to people, understanding their motivations and pains, and transform all these life experiences into drives of social changes.
In 2015, Debby came to know about facilitation and was fascinated about the role of facilitators in mobilizing collective wisdoms. She feels excited to learn and contribute to the IAF community.
Debby received her Bachelor Degree in Anthropology and Master Degree in Global Political Economy from The Chinese University of Hong Kong. Debby is a journalist in her early career.
LAM Hou-heung CandiceTreasurer
Coming from a grass-root family, Candice Lam is grateful for her parents who made extra effort to provide her with opportunities for education and professional development. She attained a Diploma in Social Work from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and a Diploma in Social Planning in Developing Countries, and a Master of Science degree in Social Policy and Planning from the London School of Economics and Political Science. She is a registered social worker.
With a professional background in social work, social planning, and social policy and administration, Candice had worked in rehabilitation services and student development, specialized in organizational governance and development. She was the deputy chief executive officer of The Hong Kong Society for Rehabilitation for over 17 years, and now the College Secretary of Shaw College, The Chinese University of Hong Kong.
Candice is a founding member of the International Association of Facilitators - Hong Kong, and currently the Secretary and Treasurer, after experiencing the power of facilitation and becomes interested in it.
FENG Zhen-zhen DoraDirector
Ms. Dora FENG is a seasoned facilitator with extensive corporate experience. She has a multicultural background and has serviced in people development and growth for years in several listed companies including investment and telecommunication industries. In her talent development expertise, she has experiences in leading programs for companies from all sized in diverse industries.
She is passionate in facilitation and believes facilitation can be an effective tool to stimulate wisdom generation and lead a fruitful conversation among participants from different background. And she is still in the learning journey to be a professional facilitator.
She holds a Master Degree in Strategic Human Resources Management and a Bachelor degree in Social Sciences (Hons.) in Communication from Hong Kong Baptist University.