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A few years ago I participated in a mentoring program through the Women’s Executive Network (Wisdom II). This program pairs women navigating their careers with one of WXN’s Top 100 most powerful women via workshops and one-on-one sessions. I had the privilege of being mentored by Lieutenant Colonel Maryse Carmichael, Pilot and first female Commanding Officer of the Canadian Snowbirds. Maryse is a trailblazer, transforming what women can accomplish in aviation, and… Read More

When I studied engineering in University, a new program was on the horizon aimed at inspiring young girls to engage in science and engineering fields. Cybermentor is an online mentoring program that assigns girls aged 11 to 18 to a mentee-mentor relationship with professional women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) fields. The main goals of the Cybermentor program are to: “Expand girls’ knowledge of careers, opportunities and benefits that exist… Read More