Jim Irving

Faculty Member

Jim Irving has a highly awarded career primarily in the healthcare environment, focused on marketing, training, facilitation and leadership development.
Jim is the consummate teacher and facilitator, with his energetic, humorous and at all times thought provoking style. Jim’s audiences easily connect with his collaborative style laced with his vast real world experiences and passion. He has led audiences to understand and improve their leadership potential in North America, Europe, Asia and the Caribbean.

Jim has sat on 3 healthcare boards, and is proud to be a small part in the development of future healthcare leaders at the University of Toronto and the IHPME.


“Your passion for leadership and your personal interest in the students is evident and a big part of why the programs you administer are so successful.”

“Your contribution has impacted nursing leaders and more importantly patients and families around the world.”

“Jim is a very strong facilitator, creating a trusting and safe atmosphere whereby all perspectives are openly discussed and vetted. Jim balances the need to achieve the objective with a unique tailored process that ensures the development and support of the participants.”