Meet The Author

Author. International Trainer. Empowerment Expert.

Genella Macintyre, president of Partners in Discovery Ltd., is an author, international consultant, and corporate trainer. Through her company, she delivers customized services that fulfill her mission to improve the quality of personal and professional living for individuals, executives, and teams.

Specializing in helping organizations develop a productive, profitable, and psychologically sound workplace, Genella has trained and coached employees of Fortune 500 companies, non-profit family services agencies, health authorities, construction and manufacturing corporations, and military and government entities. Her background includes experience in human resource management, executive leadership, personal and executive coaching, individual and family counseling, and program development and evaluation.

Genella holds a BA from Brandon University and received her MA in applied psychology from the University of Saskatchewan.  She is also a qualified trainer in Myers-Briggs and the Life-styles Inventor and has certificates in Coaching and Meditation Skills. In addition to penning 5 Steps to Reducing Stress, Genella released her first children’s book, Tucker Times: The Chase, in 2015, and recently launched a companion title, Tucker Times: Seasons of Play Coloring and Activity Book

Both avid animal lovers, Genella and her husband Doug live in Brandon, Manitoba. The couple shares a special appreciation for the gifts that animals – whether they have fur or scales – offer to those that love them and those they love in return.

Dedicated to empowering and equipping people for personal and professional success, Partners in Discovery offers a uniquely customized programs. Visit to learn more about Genella’s leadership vision and go inside the organization’s consulting, training, and coaching services for individuals and companies.

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