Angela Schafer

Angela Schafer

Early Career Segment Lead, Strategy & Integration MD Financial Management

Angela Schafer is the Strategy & Integration Lead, Early Career Segment at MD Financial Management. Based in Ottawa, Angela is responsible for establishing a dynamic culture and fostering an experimental mindset to exceed client and organization expectations.

Angela joined MD Financial Management in 1997 and has been a key member of the senior leadership team for the past 8 years. Most recently, Angela moved to the Early Career Segment to establish a new team focused on delivering value to medical students, residents and new in practice physicians.

Angela’s passion is for supporting peoples’ experience at work. Currently she is experimenting with new ways of establishing team structures, including self-organizing teams. Angela also championed the organization’s move to an open, flexible and collaborative office environment and is often asked to provide counsel to organizations on how to create an intentional transition plan to manage through these difficult changes. She regularly is a session speaker at conferences to share MD’s learnings.

Angela received her B.Soc.Sc from the University of Ottawa in 1996 and she holds a certification in Change Management (Prosci) and Human Capital Strategist (HCI). Angela and her husband Jared are parents of two busy teenagers. She is an avid runner and enjoys her weekly ladies golf league.

Speaking at Organization spotlight 4: The cultural evolution at MD Financial Management