2016 Conference

These are the incredible leaders and influencers who will take to the stage in our April 2016 event and will hope to inspire us with their stories, their wisdom, and their passion.

Each of these individuals are a hallmark in one of the four pillars of our conference; Accelerated Growth, Balanced Life, Inspiring Change & Creating Connections that matter.


Joanna Peña-Bickley

Global Chief Creative Officer, IBM iX

Veronica Juarez

Head of Enterprise Initiatives at Lyft


Heather Rangel

Head of Tech Sector, Deloitte Tax LLP.

Elysa Fenenbock

Design Ninja, Designer at Google

Philip Grosch

Partner, Consulting and Digital Services Lead, PwC

Elizabeth Cronise McLaughlin

CEO & Executive Director, 40 and Rising

Nancy Richardson

Chief Marketing Officer, Clearly

Lisa Martin

Founder, Lisa Martin International

Jacy Wingson

Partner, McQuarrie Hunter LLP

Kelly Norcott

Director of Business Development, TELUS

Shannon Byrne Susko

Serial Entrepreneur, Corporate Director, Amazon Bestselling Author

Narges Nirumvala

CEO, ExecutiveSpeak Coaching International

Tori Holmes

Co-Founder at Nectar Juicery

Elyssa Lockhart

Partner, McQuarrie Hunter LLP

Catherine Roscoe Barr

Founder, The Life Delicious, Food & Travel Writer & Wellness Coach

Kristina Sammut

President & Founder, Executive Coaching for Women

Nancy Wilhelm-Morden

Mayor of Whistler


Fiona Douglas-Crampton

President & CEO of the Dalai Lama Center for Peace + Education

Heather Odendaal

WNORTH Founder & Curator

2016 Connect Dinner Series

Traci Costa

Founder and CEO of Peekaboo Beans

Elaine Tan Comeau

Easy Daysies Ltd.CEO/Founder

Download the 2016 WNORTH Conference Agenda