Jeannette Hay is the author of the upcoming book "Getting out From Under" How to break free from stress and overwhelm and get the life you have always wanted.
She is The Overwhelm Coach and an experienced Speaker, Professional Organizer, Author and Artist.
She has spent years as a volunteer for the Toronto, Professional Organizers in Canada Executive Board serving as Vice Chair and Chair and also served as National Conference Chair for the Professional Organizers in Canada Association. She currently holds the highest membership of Gold Leaf status with that association.
For over 14 years she has uncluttered people's physical spaces as well as uncluttering their minds in helping them to overcome stress and overwhelm and at the same time empowered them to live outside of their fears and have the life they have always wanted. Using her time proven techniques, she helps her audience and private clients to gain clarity and focus, while increasing their production towards their goals and living a more successful and fulfilling life.
In 2014 she was nominee for the Harold Taylor Award of the Professional Organizers in Canada.
Through her company, Get Me Organized! she has coached, uncluttered, downsized, and organized many people from students and seniors, to numerous business executives running multi-million-dollar companies in their Toronto Bay Street offices.
Her one-on-one confidential Overwhelm Coaching sessions are done either in person at the location preferred by her client or via video conferencing platform of Skype or Zoom. Her goal for her clients is Clarity, Focus, Success in their personal or professional life.
Jeannette is an accomplished speaker and workshop organizer, speaking on the subject of personal overwhelm and how to increase efficiency as well as the adverse effects of clutter. She speaks with an eye towards helping her audience to get out from overwhelm and reduce their stress level, making their life healthier, more focused and easier to attain their desired goals.
She has spoken and coached at numerous events from the National Conference of the Professional Organizers in Canada Association, to faculty members of Seneca College, sole-preneurs, The Heart of Networking Women's Group, The Romanian Women's Successful Women Group, Sun-Bright Draperies, Guelph University, business executives, students of the St. Albert Catholic School, and numerous private clubs, businesses and organizations.
As well she is an accomplished Animal Artist with several solo art exhibitions as well as group shows under her belt and her works can be found in Europe, America, and Canada.
Born in Canada, she left at age four and spent her educational years based in England. At age eighteen she moved to live alone in Spain for three years before returning to Canada and enrolling in a Graphic Design Course at George Brown College in Toronto, Ontario.
Jeannette has also lived and worked in Massachusetts USA, Vancouver Canada, Hollywood California and Sydney Australia before finally putting down her roots in Toronto, Ontario Canada.
Through her travels Jeannette has been involved in numerous careers during her life. Because of all those past adventures she has a great empathy for the often-overwhelming emotional struggles and challenges experienced by her clients.
Volunteer Accomplishments Listed:
|2016||- Sitting Member at Large, Toronto Chapter Executive
|2014||- Member at Large, Toronto Chapter Executive
|2013||- Professional Education Day Committee, Toronto Chapter Executive
|2013||- Annual General Meeting Committee Leader and Host
|2013||- Ambassador, Toronto Chapter - Professional Organizers in Canada
|2011-2013||- Acting Past Chair, Toronto Chapter - Professional Organizers in Canada
|2012||- Professional Education Day, Committee, Toronto Chapter Executive
|2012||- Annual General Meeting Committee Leader and Host
|2009-2011||- Acting Chair, Toronto Chapter - Professional Organizers in Canada
|2011||- PE Day, Committee Leader, Toronto Chapter Executive
|2008||- Chair National Conference - Professional Organizers in Canada
|2008||- Vice Chair, Toronto Chapter - Professional Organizers in Canada
|2007||- Vice Chair, National Conference - Professional Organizers in Canada
|2006||- CEO and Founder of Get Me Organized!
Below is a further list of her past speaking engagements.
Guelph University, Guelph
Seneca College, Newnham Campus
Seneca College, Markham Campus
St. Albert Catholic School, Scarborough
University of Toronto, OISE building, Toronto
Heart of Networking Women's Group, Ajax
Artists for a Better World International Arts Festival, Los Angeles
National Conference of the Professional Organizers in Canada, Toronto
POWE (Power of Women Exchange), Ajax & Scarborough
PEO (Professional Engineers of Ontario) Organization, Toronto
Professional Organizers in Canada, Toronto, North GTA & Whitby Chapters
Sun-Bright Draperies, Concord
The Ability School, Toronto
Artists for a Better World, Toronto & Los Angeles
The Malvern Women's Centre, Scarborough
The Romanian Women's Successful Women Group, Toronto
The Tranquil Garden, Whitby
WIN (Women in Networking), Whitby
WINGS Association, Markham
Working It! Consignment Store, Whitby
Private House Party, Cobourg
Radio & TV:
The Dyonne Lewis National Show