Increasing LGBTQ Inclusion at Work with Elena Joy Thurston

For this week's Inspirational Leadership Podcast I spoke with Elena Joy Thurston. Elena is an inspirational LGBTQ speaker, trainer, and founder of the nonprofit Pride and Joy Foundation - which is dedicated to reducing the rate of suicide and homelessness in the LGBTQ community. A Mormon mom of four who lost her marriage, her church, … Continue reading Increasing LGBTQ Inclusion at Work with Elena Joy Thurston

Addressing Systemic Inequities with Sheliza Jamal

For this week’s Inspirational Leadership Podcast I spoke with Sheliza Jamal, who is the founder of Curated Leadership, a coaching firm that fosters partnerships with leadership teams, nonprofits, and corporations to develop their knowledge in the areas of equity and diversity to build inclusive communities. As an Equity and Inclusion facilitator and Ontario certified educator, … Continue reading Addressing Systemic Inequities with Sheliza Jamal

Understanding Unconscious Bias with Tina Varughese

For this week's Inspirational Leadership Podcast I spoke with Tina Varughese. Named one of Canada’s 10 Notable Speakers by Ignite Magazine, audiences describe Tina as ‘dynamic, highly energetic, relevant and hilarious’. She consistently rates as the  ‘the best speaker of the conference’. Her interactive approach is insightful yet practical and her delivery is highly entertaining. … Continue reading Understanding Unconscious Bias with Tina Varughese

Inclusive Leadership During Times of Uncertainty with Brittany J. Harris

For this week's Inspirational Leadership Podcast I spoke with Brittany J. Harris, the Vice President of Learning & Innovation at The Winters Group, Inc. In her role, Brittany is responsible for curating and facilitating learning experiences that shift perspectives, change hearts, and empower action in service of equity, justice, and inclusion. Brittany supports non-profit and … Continue reading Inclusive Leadership During Times of Uncertainty with Brittany J. Harris

Social Justice in the Workplace – Dr. Sarah Saska, CEO of Feminuity

I was thrilled to sit down and speak with Dr. Sarah Saska, the Co-Founder and CEO of Feminuity for this week's Inspirational Leadership Conversation. Feminuity is a global strategy firm that partners with leading technology startups through to Fortune 500 companies to build diverse teams, develop equitable systems, and design inclusive products and company cultures. … Continue reading Social Justice in the Workplace – Dr. Sarah Saska, CEO of Feminuity