Who We Are

The Calgary Chapter was established in 2005 and, as of 2016, we have more than 70 members providing Professional Organizing services to Calgary and the surrounding area. The Calgary Chapter is proud to include Silver Leaf members, Gold Leaf Members as well as members who have successfully completed the POC Trained Professional Organizer Program.

Regular Chapter Meeting Schedule

Our Chapter schedule provides our members with an opportunity to network, learn with others in our profession while at the same time being respectful of your time. We meet 6 times throughout the year plus our annual Calgary Gives Back Charity Day. Our schedule allows us to use our organizational resources to attract quality speakers for our Professional Development days. See our Chapter Events listed below for details.

  • January - No Meeting
  • February - Ask an Expert/AGM
  • March - Coffee Networking Meeting
  • April - Professional Development Day (1/2 Day)
  • May - Calgary Gives Back Charity Event
  • June - Coffee Networking Meeting

Meeting Location

Beacon Literacy, #50, 1331 - 44th Avenue NE, Calgary, Alberta unless otherwise stated


There is a fee of $20 for guests. Our Professional Development Days are $50 for guests. There is no charge for POC members.

Chapter Contact

If you have any further questions or wish to speak to someone in our chapter please contact

Chapter Executive

  • Chapter Chair: Donna Shukys, Renaissance Organizing
  • Secretary: Sarah Forester
  • Treasurer: Melanie Higuchi, Functional Spaces
  • Program Coordinator: Heather Schmidt, Helping Hands Transitions
  • Membership Coordinator: Jennifer Friend, JF Consulting Solutions
  • Communications Coordinator: Lu Hall, An Organized Life
  • Special Events Coordinator: Charlene Randles, Designed to be Organized
  • Member at Large: Lynn Kelly-Sabasch, Kelly-Sabasch Consulting Inc.
  • Member at Large: Tasha Tams, The Whitespaces Organizing
  • Member at Large: Robin Platz, F3 Organizing

Chapter Events