George Savoury has extensive public
service and consulting experience in management and social policy development. He has held senior government executive/management positions with the Provinces of Newfoundland and Labrador and Nova Scotia.
George has been President of Savoury Consulting Ltd. for the past 5 years. Savoury Consulting Ltd is a consulting business, focused on helping leaders and organizations become more strategic and successful through effective policies and programs.
Savoury Consulting Ltd. has done work in Manitoba, Ontario,
New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador
as well as with First Nations in Manitoba, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador. Projects have included policy development, strategic planning , program reviews in child welfare and prevention services and training in the areas listed below.
Training is provided in the following areas: Promoting a Healthy and Respectful Workplace (Harassment and Bullying included), Board Governance, Respectful Communication,Writing Effective Policies, Social Media-Protecting Your Employees and Your Organization, Resolving Workplace Conflict, and Conducting Effective Performance Evaluations .
George has an MSW in social policy and
administration. He has been awarded the Achievement of Excellence Award by the
Nova Scotia Council for the Family and the National Children’s Service Award by
the Child Welfare League of Canada.