For nearly two decades, I worked to build the largest youth-led environmental movement, the Spirit Bear Youth Coalition, which helped ensure that the white Kermode or spirit bear will forever be wild and free.
I am a Cree business owner, a proud supporter of First Nation rights and have a Certificate of Indigenous Leadership, Governance, and Management Excellence at The Banff Centre's Peter Lougheed Leadership Institute.
Dave is a true believer in the power of stories to transform how we think and act in the world.
I am a University of Toronto professor of housing and community development and head of the Neighbourhood Change Research Partnership, a 7-year SSHRC funded study focused on socio-spatial inequality in Canadian cities with international comparison
Over-stretched urban gal, London-based international personal development and leadership coach/facilitator with history at PLL seeks as many gigs as possible at Banff to breathe deeply and sleep soundly, think bigger and more vividly, move more fl
Don Ahnahnsisi McIntyre is an Ojibway / Algonquin of the Wolf Clan from Timiskaming First Nation in northern Quebec. Raised in Toronto, he has had numerous influences both traditional and not.
Dr. Andrew Taggart
A Swedish man once told me that I was the most soft-spoken American he'd ever met.
Dr. Brian Woodward
I believe in the human imagination. I believe in its rhythms, its force, its fierceness and its relentless desire for expression.
Dr. David McLean
I'm a paradox. A sensitive poet heart colliding with a hands-on renovator. Equally comfortable in a suit or coveralls, I focus my life on improving people's surroundings, both in their living spaces and in their work cultures.
Dr. Frances Westley
Frances is the J. W. McConnell Chair in Social Innovation and Director of the Waterloo Institute for Social Innovation and Resilience.
Dr. Julian Norris
Originally hailing from the British Isles, Julian is based in the Rockies and is a faculty member at the University of Calgary’s Haskayne School of Business and The Banff Centre.
I like to work with really smart people who want to be challenged, take risks, and have some fun while they’re changing the world. As a leader and a learner, I create experiences that help people find the genius within themselves and their teams.