Amy is an intimacy therapy coach, international trainer and clinical supervisor. Her unique techniques repair and deepen intimacy and connection. She gives couples tools that foster physical intimacy.
Andrea is a Métis singer, actress and speaker. She crosses cultural boundaries and promotes unity among all nations by sharing inspiring stories, singing uplifting songs and speaking from her heart.
Camille is an artist, teacher, poet and mother of four. Her mission is to end the isolation of women and families who struggle with maternal mental illness.
Claire is an author, blogger and advocate for patient and healthcare collaboration. She is passionate about guiding people to put their health in their own hands.
Dominic is a husband, father and an entrepreneur. He asks himself “How can I..?” and “What if…” and helps leaders up their game by using new ways of seeing.
Jenny is an 11 year-old student, an immigrant, and a concerned global citizen. She believes that bravery and kindness learnt from Elementary School can help to reduce global conflicts.
Karen is an international speaker and trainer, and founder of the Speaker Success Formula. She trains leaders to design and deliver powerful global messages and transformative live events.
Mohammed is a Syrian Canadian Advocate. He has worked for 3 years in the Canadian refugee resettlement sector and is currently a Refugee Sponsorship Trainer.
Roger is a world-renowned advocate and educator for advancing senior care and well-being. He is a geriatrics doctor, clinical professor, Executive Associate Dean, and 13th President of Canadian Geriatrics Society.
Sarah is an entrepreneur with an Industrial Design Masters in LED Lighting and Biomimicry. She is the CEO of Nano-Lit Technologies, a next generation Quantum Dot lighting company.
Theresa is a member and co-chair of Patients for Patient Safety Canada and a WHO Patient Safety Champion. She suffered harm from medical errors twice and now speaks and advocates for safer healthcare.
Victoria is a body image activist, confidence expert and Adjunct Professor. She helps people fall in love with themselves and is dedicated to changing the way we view fat bodies.
Zamina is a business management student and the president of the Interfaith Collaboration for Kindness Foundation. She is passionate about diversity, social responsibility, and values-based leadership.
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