Martha Collard is the founder of Red Doors Studio. Her passion and life purpose is to help others make conscious choices. This she did for 20 + years as an independent management consultant working in the field of human performance for multinationals. She’s an executive coach, career counselor, facilitator, trainer and Boy Scout leader with a passion for personal development.
Her most recent position was Vice President of Group Organizational Wellness at Lane Crawford Joyce Group. Here she conceptualized and implemented a world-class holistic wellness program for 4 companies and 5,400 staff. The program was founded on ‘Conscious Choices’ in the five areas of wellness defined by Gallup: Physical, Emotional, Social, Career and Financial. At the time of her departure the program attracted 3000 participants per month.
Martha established Red Doors Studio as a platform to her share her combined passions with a larger audience. She discovered the healing power of gongs four years ago and since then she has traveled to study and play with the world’s foremost gong master Don Conreaux. For the last 8 years she has built and facilitated labyrinths for non-profits, schools, guidance counselors, cancer patients, leadership workshops, art installations, as well as permanent labyrinths at Star Ferry and St John’s Cathedral. This summer she led a HK Scout unit to the World Scout Jamboree in Japan to introduce labyrinths to 34,000 scouts from 160 countries.
She was the founding Chairman of the Yoga Society of Hong Kong, founded Namaskar magazine and is currently the Asia Representative of The Labyrinth Society.
Originally from Canada Martha spent time growing up in the USA and Hong Kong. She graduated with a degree in Biology from Acadia University and completed the Graduate Diploma in Management from McGill University.