Contact:  info.wil@womeninleadership.ca T: 1-250-764-0009

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WIL ORG GUIDE

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VISION

Advancing women in leadership.​


VALUES

Celebration - We are a dynamic group of people passionate about inspiring women to be their best and celebrating their unique talents and successes.​

Choice - We honor and support a right to choose individual goals and markers for success. 

Supportive - We foster a supportive, fun and accessible environment that brings together women of all ages, races and stages of their careers. ​

Relevant - We are dedicated to showcasing authentic female role models in a wide variety of sectors. ​

Collaborative - We bring individuals, companies and organizations together to create positive change.​

Mentorship - We believe that we all can learn from, inspire and encourage each other through all stages of our lives.

Positivity - We strive to ensure the experience for women participating in our programs and for our volunteers is rewarding and positive.

ABOUT

Women In Leadership Foundation (WIL) delivers inspirational programs that bring women together to collaborate in the development of their leadership skills & creates positive change in the future of women’s leadership.

 

VISION

Advancing women in leadership.​


VALUES

Celebration - We are a dynamic group of people passionate about inspiring women to be their best and celebrating their unique talents and successes.​

Choice - We honor and support a right to choose individual goals and markers for success. 

Supportive - We foster a supportive, fun and accessible environment that brings together women of all ages, races and stages of their careers. ​

Relevant - We are dedicated to showcasing authentic female role models in a wide variety of sectors. ​

Collaborative - We bring individuals, companies and organizations together to create positive change.​

Mentorship - We believe that we all can learn from, inspire and encourage each other through all stages of our lives.

Positivity - We strive to ensure the experience for women participating in our programs and for our volunteers is rewarding and positive.

WIL TEAM

MAYA KANIGAN
Founder and President

Maya Kanigan, a UVIC commerce grad following her life’s passion she founded WIL at the age of 28.  For Maya, WIL was created because she saw more potential in the women around her then they saw in themselves. She believed that featuring female role models and women’s success stories would inspire others and make a difference in the lives of the next generation. Email

BINA KAMATH
Calgary Chapter Chair

Bina has been an exceptional Chair helping build a strong executive team and committees.  Bina works at Canadian Natural Resources Limited as the HR Team Lead - Client Services, Talent Acquisition & Marketing.  Email

KELLY WIODA
Vancouver Chapter Chair

Kelly brings her positive leadership style to the Vancouver Chapter and as Co-Chair she has helped the team have success in all its programming.  Kelly is a  Project Manager at Sonepar Canada managing major projects.  Email

Rosemary Beach
Toronto Chapter Chair

Rosemary brings her passion for relationship building and and entrepreneurship to the Toronto team.  She offers Strategic Marketing Consulting for leading Canadian law & professional services firms.  Email

JANIC DETTA COLLI  
Vice Chair
Board of Directors

Janice has been a key leader at WIL and on the Board of Directors since 2013.  Janice provides valuable insight into managing the organization and a great sense of humour.  Janice's company "Board Flight Paths" helps Executives and companies with board of director development. Email

DAVID MOSSMAN
Program Director

David has volunteered and worked for WIL from the beginning.  He is dedicated to the advancement of women and has run many of WIL's labor market projects.  He has an extensive tech and philanthropic background.  Email

MAUREEN MCKCAREER
Vancouver Chapter Chair

Maureen is delightful to work with and brings a great leadership background to the Vancouver Chapter.  As a Career Strategist

she helps people solve challenges at work to assist and empower talented executives and professionals to take charge of and successfully advance their careers.  Email

JESSICA PELCHAT
Toronto Chapter Chair

Jessica is a great addition to the Toronto team with her experience managing teams.  As an intraprenuer at heart for the past 10+ years in senior leadership roles, she is driven by the transformation and growth of a purpose-driven business.

 Email

SUSIE HO
Ottawa Chapter Chair

Susie has been instrumental in creating a sustainable Ottawa Chapter that continues to surprise us with their achievements. Susie works as a Technical Advisor at Bruce Power.  Email

AMAL WAHAB
Ottawa Chapter Chair

Amal joined the Chapter early on and has been a great team leader.  Amal is a reporter for Newscap Radio.  Email