Flourish: Positive Education Conference

Greg Evans, PhD

Greg completed a research-based PhD focusing on Positive Psychology from the University of Queensland, an MA in Sport and Exercise Psychology from Minnesota State University, Mankato, and a BA from Acadia University.

He also earned a graduate diploma in Human Resources Management in 2016. Greg is founder and CEO of The Happiness Enhancement Group (HEG) and former VP and interim chair of the Canadian Positive Psychology Association. He is a faculty member of The Flourishing Centre, delivering a 240hr, 6-month Certification in Applied Positive Psychology (CAPP). Greg has been a consultant for organizations such as Lululemon, CBC, Toronto EMS, Upper Canada College, University of Toronto Schools, Ridley College and Durham District School Board. Greg was a past leader of the Positive Education Mastermind Group, Chair of the Educating for Resilience Conference and Ottawa Positive Psychology Series and served as a member of the core planning committees of the 2nd and 4th Canadian Conferences on Positive Psychology. He is a regular speaker, executive coach, and workshop facilitator in diverse industries. He has been selected to speak at events such as TedX youth, SXSW Interactive, Ignite, Educating for Resilience, the CPPA conference, and the CPA convention, among others.
P.O. Box 3013, 2 Ridley Road St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 7C3 Canada 905 684 1889
With more than 700 students from 60 countries, the largest boarding programme in Ontario and the third largest in Canada, Ridley College is a truly international, co-educational, day and boarding school of the world that prepares students for the world. It has provided enriching learning and life-shaping experiences focused on the arts, academics, and athletics since 1889. Ridley’s Lower School offers JK-Grade 8, its Upper School consists of Grade 9-PG, and Ridley graduates attend some of the top universities and colleges around the world. Ridley is the only   co-ed independent boarding school in Canada and one of only three in North America authorized to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) continuum programme.