Family and Parenting Speakers

Raising a family is no easy task; our specialists are committed to helping equip today's families with the skills to build strong ties. Psychology, nutrition, finances, work-life balance, and many other topics are covered by our parental speakers.

Click any of the speakers below for a full biography and program overview.

Lisa Bentley, Professional Speaker, Ironman Triathlete

Lisa Bentley

Lisa raced for 20 years as a professional triathlete. In the course of her career, she has won 11 IRONMAN races, 11 IRONMAN 70.3 races (1...

Kathy Buckworth, Entertainment and Comedy Speaker, Parenting Expert, Profile Image

Kathy Buckworth

Kathy Buckworth is an award winning writer, spokesperson, content creator and media personality. She is the author of six books, includin...

Maureen Dennis, Family and Parenting Speaker, Marketing, Profile Image

Maureen Dennis

Before founding Wee Welcome, a business devoted to giving new parents the tools to have a baby and a life, Maureen spent seven years with...

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Ann Douglas

They don't call her “The Mother of All” for nothing. Ann Douglas has been Canada's go-to guide to all things parenting since the publ...

Dr. David Greenberg, Physician and Healthcare Expert, Business Management Speaker, Profile Image

Dr. David Greenberg

Dr. David Greenberg is currently on staff at St. Joseph's Health Centre where he plays a leadership role in the areas of Family medicine,...

Alison Griffiths, Business and Economy Speaker, Profile Image

Alison Griffiths

Alison Griffiths is an award winning financial journalist, bestselling author and experienced broadcaster. She brings to her work a formi...

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Sean Hayes

Dr. Hayes is a Clinical Psychologist with 25+ years of experience consulting nationally and globally with executives, management, and tea...

Taylor Kaye, Entertainment and Comedy Speaker, Lifestyle Expert, Profile Image

Taylor Kaye

Taylor Kaye is a national TV and Radio Personality and lifestyle expert. She was on the Steven and Chris show which aired on CBC and arou...

Dr. Dina Kulik, Health Speaker, Toronto Pediatrician, Profile Image

Dr. Dina Kulik

Dr. Dina Kulik is a mother and Pediatrician in Toronto and is one of Canada's leading child health media experts, providing child health ...

Rona Maynard, Diversity Speaker, Former Editor of Chatelaine, Profile Image

Rona Maynard

Rona Maynard was Editor of Chatelaine through a decade of growth and innovation in which she proved to a new generation of readers that "...

Tracy Moore, Facilitator, Chairperson or MC, Host of CityLine, Profile Image

Tracy Moore

Born in Toronto to Jamaican-Canadian parents, Tracy Moore was raised in quintessential suburbia, where she had the sort of childhood you ...

Julia Moulden, Change Speaker, New Radicals, Profile Image

Julia Moulden

A powerful new idea is sweeping North America: that "doing good" can mean more than volunteering and philanthropy. That how we earn our l...

Liz Pearson, Family and Parenting Speaker, Registered Dietician, Profile Image

Liz Pearson

Liz Pearson's approach to healthy eating is sane and sensible. Liz's mission is to translate the often-confusing and ever-changing scienc...

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Lianne Phillipson

Lianne is the founder of Sprout Right, a company that specializes in pre-conception, prenatal, and postnatal nutrition for women, as well...

Dr. David Posen, Health Wellness, Stress and Lifestyle Management Speaker, Profile Image

Dr. David Posen

Dr. David Posen graduated from the University of Toronto Medical School in 1967. He was involved in a research project in San Francisco...

Tracey Ruiz, Family and Parenting Speaker, Sleep Doula, Profile Image

Tracey Ruiz

Tracey Ruiz specializes in helping babies, toddlers and children sleep. Working in the trenches with thousands of families over the last ...

Family and Parenting Speaker Jamie Scrimgeour

Jamie Scrimgeour

Jamie is a mom of one, and a stepmom of three who speaks candidly about raising kids in a blended family. As a Life Coach with a Speciali...

Dr. Joey Shulman, Change Speaker, Nutrition and Wellness, Profile Image

Dr. Joey Shulman

Dr. Joey Shulman DC, registered nutritionist, is the author of several best- selling books including The Natural Makeover Diet - 4 steps ...

Meg Soper, Communication Speaker, Entertainment and Comedy Speaker, Profile Image

Meg Soper

Meg Soper is a keynote motivational humourist speaker who combines the skills of a premiere stand-up comic with the hands on experience i...

Robina Uddin, Family and Parenting Speaker, Spokesperson, Profile Image

Robina Uddin

A nanny and governess for over 30 years, Robina Uddin is in demand for her no-nonsense approach to raising children. Originally from the ...

Suzy Welch, Leadership Speaker, Business Journalist, Profile Image

Suzy Welch

Suzy Welch is an author, commentator, and business journalist. The weekly column, The Welch Way, she writes with her husband, Jack Welch,...

Samra Zafar, Virtual Keynote Speaker, Diversity and Inclusion Speaker, Mental Health Speaker

Samra Zafar

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