Patricia Rozema distinguished herself at 28 with a stunning first feature, I’ve Heard The Mermaids Singing, which premiered in the Director’s Fortnight Cannes, was runner up for the Camera D’Or and sold around the world. It was the opening film at the Toronto International Film Festival in 1987.
Susan Brown is the Senior Vice President of BMO for the Alberta and Northwest Territories Division. She is responsible for the financial services the bank provides to its personal and commercial customers in this marketplace.
Kim Campbell served as Canada’s nineteenth and first female Prime Minister in 1993. She previously held cabinet portfolios as Minister of State for Indian Affairs and Northern Development, Minister of Justice and Attorney General, and Minister of National Defence and Minister of Veterans’ Affairs. She was the first woman to hold the Justice and Defence portfolios, and the first woman to be Defence Minister of a NATO country.
Dubbed the Primal Ballerina – for her years of formal dance training juxtaposed with her meat-centric culinary mastery – Connie DeSousa is one of Canada’s Top Chefs having starred as a finalist in season one of Top Chef Canada on the Food Network.
She’s the President and CEO of Imaginea Energy. A Fearless leader. A Visionary.
She is going to change the world. And she's going to do it by getting other people to change the world with her. Imaginea is her latest venture and one of five companies that, over the past 15 years, she has successfully built from scratch.
Danielle Larivee was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta as the Member for the constituency of Lesser Slave Lake on May 5, 2015. She was appointed Minister of Children’s Services on Jan. 19, 2017. She previously served as Minister of Municipal Affairs and Minister of Service Alberta.
The world's first neurologist in space and Canada’s first woman astronaut, Dr. Roberta Bondar conducted scientific experiments for 13 countries in the First International Microgravity Laboratory on the space shuttle Discovery mission in 1992.