Glain Roberts-McCabe, CTDP

Founder/President of The Roundtable

Glain Roberts-McCabe is on a personal mission to create a movement of intentional leadership. As Founder and President of The Roundtable, Glain and her team are helping today’s generation of leaders bring more conscious leadership to their work and the world.

Glain launched The Roundtable in 2007 as a place where leaders could cultivate their leadership, together. Through their innovative and multi-award winning Roundtable Peer-to-Peer Coaching Programs and their “leaders teaching leaders” community, the Roundtable is reimagining the traditional consulting firm model. In 2014, The Roundtable for Leaders peer coaching program developed in collaboration with PepsiCo Foods Canada was awarded the prestigious Gold Award at the Canadian Awards of Training Excellence. In 2016, The Roundtable was named as the Best External Consulting Provider in Canada at the Canadian HR Awards.

A multiple time nominee for the RBC Entrepreneur of the Year Awards, Glain has been at the executive table for over 25 years and successfully led a variety teams in both the profit and not-for-profit arenas. Prior to launching The Roundtable, Glain was the Managing Partner of one of Canada’s most respected mid-sized consulting firms, specializing in the area of leadership development.

Glain is a sought after facilitator, coach, interview guest and moderator. A guest columnist for the Globe and Mail, Realizing Leadership magazine and former Leadership Guru for BizTV Canada and Arlene Dickinson’s “YouInc”, Glain shares her passion for what she learns through a monthly newsletter (The Roundtable Recap) and her leadership blog (RoundtableTalk).

Glain is the author of ‘Did I really sign up for this?! #Leadership truths to help you drive, survive and thrive’ publishing May 2018). She is currently working on her second book (publish date Spring 2019.

A life-long learner, she is currently completing her Advance Coaching Certificate through Royal Roads University in addition to possessing advanced coach training and certifications with organizations like Team Coaching International, Management Research Group, The Coaches Training Institute, The Centre for Right Relationships and The School of Shadow Coaching. In addition, she also holds a diploma in Creative Advertising and completed advanced Improv Training through Second City. An active volunteer, Glain is an active mentor with the Institute for Performance and Learning. Glain lives in Toronto with her incredibly supportive husband and highly engaging daughter.