At Empowering Minds, we come from different backgrounds with different experiences and personalities, but we are united in our passion and commitment to working with youth. We strive to live what we teach as we practice personal development and set a strong example of leadership and confidence to the young people we come in contact with. All of our instructors are Rapport certified meaning they receive extensive training and comprehensive coaching to ensure that all of our programs are successful.
A visionary leader with an entrepreneurial spirit, Deanna Werklund is founder of Emergenetics Canada (2013) and Empowering Minds (2012).
As a passionate young woman, McKenna has over 6 years of experience with youth leadership training and is dedicated to impacting and empowering people every day.
Alexis has 25 years of experience in designing and delivering systems to support the development of adult leadership. She has been instrumental in developing the
We are extremely excited to attract and retain such a well-respected and influential group of leaders to our Board of Directors.
Patti is currently co-founder and a Director of Capexco Opportunity Funds, Founder and Director of DeDominicis Enterprises Inc.,
Mr. Chow is currently the Chief Financial Officer for Capexco Inc., a real estate developer focused in Calgary, AB and San Diego, CA.
Kyle is a devoted father and husband, and an experienced leader in the energy industry.
Brody Mainville has almost 20 years of experience in the Canadian retail industry both as a retailer and supplier focused on category management, sales, strategy and deployment.
David Ghoris is Business Development Manager for Agribusiness for Calgary Economic Development.