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

The Women’s Executive Network is an organization that fosters personal and professional development via networking between women in their fields. It’s as easy as the website states, ‘WXN inspires smart women to lead’. The organization also recognizes the contributions that remarkable women have made to their fields, most notably through the selection of Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women. Aside from the selection of this diverse group of women, the organization hosts… Read More