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Debbie L. Payne - Curriculum Vitae

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Debbie L. Payne- Curriculum Vitae


MA Leadership and Training Royal Roads University Victoria, BC 2000

MBTI Qualified Psychometrics Canada Vancouver, BC 2002

Certificate Organizational Behaviour Heriot-Watt University Scotland 1995

Management Institute Certificate (ACFD) University of Western Ontario; ACFD London, ON 1991

BSc. (two years); ADED 329 Developing Courses, Workshops University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC

Instructor Diploma courses, CDA Registered Organizational Development Professional BC Licensed Certified Dental Assistant (orthodontics)Canadian National Certification, Level II Vancouver Community CollegeOD InstituteCollege of Dental Surgeons of BCCanadian Dental Assistants Asssociation Vancouver, BC 1974-2003

Selected Professional Development
Sharepoint Administrator Training
Articulate e-learning developer

Course Assistant, Systems Coaching Integration, the final course in the Organization & Relationship Systems Coaching Program, Center for Right Relationship

CTD Professional, portfolio candidate, Canadian Society of Training and Development

Leadership Coaching, customized course from Coach Training Institute<
Coach Approach Workshop, customized for Terasen Gas
Leadership Development Models, Advanture Consulting
The Facilitative Leader, Leaders Window, Wray Group

Front-End Analysis, Harold Stolivitch Consulting

Management and Leadership Certificate Program (in-house), Open Learning Agency

Coaching Triangle Member


Reviewer and consultant, review draft of new textbook— Canadian Dental Business Assistant Harcourt Brace Inc 1995

Consultant, Dental Assisting National Program Proposal, University of Kentucky 1991

Teaching and Work Experience

Terasen Gas Inc., Surrey, BC 2001-2007

Senior Specialist, Leadership and Organizational Development

Acting Training Manager

Primarily responsible for innovative leadership development,

succession planning, engagement, and organizational

development interventions.

Royal Roads University 2002

Instructional Assistant, “Leadership and Learning in an Information

Technology Rich Environment” LT 531 online course, masters level.

BC Open College, Open Learning Agency 1984- 2001

Coordinator Dental Programs and Projects

Progressively responsible positions from instructor to

department head; program development and delivery;

revenue-generating projects, provincial and national

committees, conference presentations. Two-year appointment as Prior Learning

Assessment Coordinator.

Deberna Coaching International 2004-present

Co-owner. Partnership company focused on bringing a self-directed learning framework to workplaces that uses peer coaching to develop leadership skills www.deberna.com

DP Leadership Associates 2001-present

Self-owned consulting company providing coaching, consulting, curriculum development and facilitation. www.dpleadership.com

University of British Columbia

Developer, coordinator, and facilitator, Prosthodontic Module Educators Training program. Community based distance learning, five-day clinical educators training, 1996-97. Orthodontic Module Coordinator and Instructor.

Douglas College, Vancouver Community College

Instructor: dental clinical and academic courses

Instructor: “Foundations of Leadership” course

Journal and Online Publications

Payne, D., Leadership Dialogues, Practicing (online journal) OD Network

Payne, D., (2005) Coaching Triangle System, HRVoice, BCHRMA

Payne, D., (2003) Dental Practice Leadership, Canadian Dental Assistants Journal (awarded the annual Diane Pike Journal Award)

Payne, D., (2000) Education vs. Training for Certified Dental Assistants, article, Certified News, CDAS of BC


Book-signing, (2007), International Leadership Association Conference, Vancouver, BC

Co-facilitator, (2007) ;Leadership with a Coach Approach” workshop, Vancouver Community College

Co-facilitator, (2007) Coaching Triangles workshop, Leadership Vancouver

Co-presenter, (2006) Coaching Triangle System presentation, BC Center for Quality

Presenter, (2005) Coaching Triangle System, BCHRMA

Co-presenter, (2003) Coaching Triangles at Terasen Gas presentation and workshop, Spring Conference, Phoenix, WEI

Panel presenter, (2001) “The Future of CDA Education” Pacific Dental Conference

Presenter, (1999) “CDA Program Open College’, AADS Conference,

Presenter, (1998) “Peer Training Educators for the New Prosthodontic Module for CDAs in BC,” AADS Conference, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Co-facilitator, (1997) "PLA Training for Dental Hygiene,” provided to selected dental hygienists, sponsored by the College of Dental Hygienists

Presenter, (1997) "Interdisciplinary Continuing Education via Audioconferencing"

ACFD/AADS Annual Conference, Orlando, Florida

Conference Chair, (1997) "Excellence in Learner-Centered Education"

2nd annual BC Dental Educators Conference, OLA

Organizer and Host, (1997) "Vision for CDA Education in BC,; Provincial workshop, Open Learning Agency

Co-facilitator,(1997) "Excellence in Teaching and Learning,” OLA Tutor Workshop,

Chair, (1996) BC Dental Educators Conference "Celebrating Quality Dental Education,"

Presenter. (1996) educational poster "Distance Radiography Training for Dental Assistants in BC,” AADS/ACFD conference, San Francisco
Presenter, (1996) "Potential of International Dental Assisting Education Partnerships," Special Interest Group (International Affairs) AADS San Francisco

Presenter, (1995) "Northwest Project," Educational Exhibit , AADS/ACFD conference, San Antonio, (Awarded First Place Best Educational Exhibit
Presenter and Consultant, (1995) conference on dental assisting and dental hygiene Washington state educators, Tacoma, Washington
BC representative occupational standards, Canadian Dental Assistants Association
Chair, Special Interest Group on International Affairs 2000 Washington, D.C., American Association of Dental Schools (AADS)
Articulation Representative, Working Group on Education, CDSBC, 1998

Member, Provincial Advisory Committee for the project "Curriculum Guide for Certified Dental Assistants," 1997-98
Continuing Education Committee, Canadian Dental Assistants Association, 1996-97>
Accreditation Site Visitor, Commission on Dental Accreditation of Canada, 1996

Articulation sub-committee, Dental Assisting Educational Profile for BC,
Voting member, Allied Dental Educators Committee, ACFD, 1989-1997 BR>Individual member of American Association of Dental Schools (AADS
Chairperson, Articulation Committee of Allied Dental Educators of BC 1989-95>
Professional Resource Committee, College of Dental Surgeons of BC 1992-96>
Continuing Education Committee, CDAS of BCBR>Committee member, College of Dental Surgeons>
Vancouver Dental convention committeeCurriculum Committee, “Emerging Leaders Program,” Western Energy Institute
Program Delivery Team, Innovative Strategies for Workforce Development, WEI
BR>HONOURS AND AWARDSDiane Pike Journal Award, Canadian Dental Assistants Association, “Dental Practice Leadership”, 2004
Volunteer Contribution, BCSSA Fraser South Board of Directors, 2005
Leadership Award "Creativity and Innovation" presented by faculty team 2001 Award of Merit, Certified Dental Assistants of BC for contribution to the dental profession, 2000

Best Educational Exhibit. AADS/ACFD, San Antonio, Texas; Northwest Project 1995
Quality Team Award, Open Learning Agency, service to external customers 1995

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Debbie Payne   1-604.209.5069   debbie@dpleadership.com
Delta, British Columbia, Canada