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Enbridge Famous 5 Speaker Series, Edmonton: Danielle Larivee

  • Fairmont Hotel Macdonald
 10065 100 Street Northwest Edmonton, AB, T5J 0N6 Canada (map)

The Enbridge Famous 5 Speaker Series profiles extraordinarily successful women.

Our speakers talk candidly about their careers, and the passion, vision and determination that drive them. They discuss our place in our society and the ethical responsibilities and consequences of our actions.

In relating their lives, you will hear about challenges as well as triumphs; humorous incidents and stories of loss; humbling moments of reflection and inspiring calls to action.

The Famous 5 Foundation’s Leadership Lunches were launched on Oct. 18, 1996 to bring women together to plan the celebration of the 70th Anniversary of the "Persons" Case on Oct. 18, 1999.  In 2004, Enbridge became our title sponsor. The Famous 5 Foundation is proud to continue to partner with Enbridge to present our 14th Annual Speaker Series featuring five dynamic and engaging women

Danielle Larivee

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.

Before serving with the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, Larivee worked for more than 17 years as a registered nurse with Alberta Health Services. During this time, she spent two years working in home care for the Driftpile First Nation and two years as a licensed practical nurse (LPN) instructor with Northern Lakes College. An active member of her community, she served as treasurer for her local chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) from 2013 to 2015, as chair of the Lesser Slave Lake Regional Wellness Advisory Committee from 2014 to 2015 and as president of local 315 of the United Nurses of Alberta from 2011 to 2015.

Larivee holds a Bachelor of Science in midwifery from the Midwives College of Utah and a Bachelor of Science in nursing from the University of Alberta. She also is an alumna of the TUXIS Parliament of Alberta. Larivee, together with her three children, resides in Slave Lake, a place she has called home for more than 35 years and a community abundant with rivers and lakes that she enjoys kayaking whenever she has the opportunity.


Single Ticket - $75.00* 
Table of 8 - $600.00*

*GST and service fees extra

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