2016 Speaker Line Up

Announcing this year’s diverse list of Leading Moms speakers.

Cleta Brown

Lawyer, Social Justice Advocate

President of the University Women’s Club of Vancouver, President of the Vancouver Branch of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom and is a Director with the Stephen Lewis Foundation.
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    Bobs & Lolo

    Songwriters, Authors, Children's Entertainers, Entrepreneurs

    Bobs & LoLo are three-time JUNO nominated singer-songwriters and stars of the upbeat, musical preschool series – Sing, Dance and Play with Bobs & LoLo.
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      Sabrina Furminger

      Journalist and Author

      The pen behind Reel People, a weekly column in Vancouver’s The Westender newspaper covering the local film, television, and web series scene.
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        Dr. Vanessa Lapointe

        Registered Psychologist & Bestselling Author

        Huffington Post parenting blogger, author of the best-selling book Discipline without Damage: How to get your kids to behave without messing them up, founder of The Wishing Star Developmental Clinic.
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          Nicole Oliver

          Actor, Director, Producer

          The award-winning voice behind Princess Celestia and Cheerilee in My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic and Zoe Trent in Littlest Pet Shop.
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            Ranbir Puar

            Founder, Spirituality For Reality Inc & TEDx Speaker

            Creator of Spirituality for Reality Inc., an organization that focuses on integrating mind, body and spirit to instill positive self-image in children and adults.
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              Elaine Tan Comeau

              Founder, Easy Daysies

              2014 Canadian Mompreneur of the Year, recipient of the Chamber of Commerce Award for Excellence in Business, Award in Teaching Excellence, CEO/Founder of one of Dragons’ Den favorite pitches, Easy Daysies. Licensed owner, Mompreneurs Vancouver
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                Erin Treloar

                Founder, RAW Beauty Talks

                RAW Beauty Talks is a non-profit organization promoting the mental and physical health of girls through self-esteem building educational sessions, public events, and media campaigns.
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                  Rave Reviews

                  It’s not hard to feel in awe…. I am left with an extremely full heart and spirit, having met some amazingly resilient and strong women who have indeed figured out that balance for themselves.
                  Karolyn WoottonFeature Writer @ Networking in Van
                  [A] fabulous day full of inspirational words from successful women…. I’ll be there next year. I came home from the conference feeling refreshed and ready for big hugs from my girls.
                  Jenny LutesBlogger @ Ruminating Mommy
                  What I was looking forward to most about this event (and I am certain I was not alone) was hearing from other moms who are raising families, juggling work and living their dreams. I was not let down.
                  Melissa CarrBlogger @ The Thirties Grind