About Jeannette

As an Animal Fine Artist, this was a special moment to experience!

Jeannette Hay is the author of the upcoming book “Getting out From Under,
How To Break Free From Stress And Overwhelm To Get The Life You Have Always Wanted.”

She is known as The Overwhelm Coach and is an experienced Speaker, Professional Organizer, Author and Animal Fine Artist.

Jeannette 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 the adverse effects of 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 a nominee for the prestigious Harold Taylor Award of the Professional Organizers in Canada.

Through her company, Get Me Organized! (www.getmeorganized.ca) 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 Stress and 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 is to help her clients make their life healthier, more focused and easier to attain their desired goals obtaining Clarity, Focus, Success in their personal or professional life.

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. For more of her art go to: www.hayanimals.com

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.

Below is a further list of her past speaking engagements.

Academia:
Guelph University, Guelph
Seneca College, Newnham Campus
Seneca College, Markham Campus
St. Albert Catholic School, Scarborough
University of Toronto, OISE building, Toronto

Groups:
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:
Zoomer TV- The Dyonne Lewis National TV Show
CBC News
Global News

Volunteer Accomplishments Listed:

2016            – 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!