We believe in the power of partnerships.

One way to showcase your business and discover potential opportunities is to volunteer. We offer a variety of volunteer opportunities to help you build relationships and encourage business growth.

Explore some of the opportunities below.

SHARE YOUR EXPERTISE

Our community of Certified WBEs and supplier diversity professionals is eager to learn. If you would like to provide training or resources to our WBEs or Corporate Member organizations, let us know. We will be glad to feature you at one of our workshops or webinars.

SHARE YOUR STORY

WBE Canada loves to hear about the success stories from our community. From time to time we feature these stories on our website, in WBE Canada Magazine, e-updates, presentations and resource materials. Let us know about your achievements - we can't wait to celebrate with you.

VOLUNTEER

EVENTS

WBE Canada hosts and attends many events across Canada and the US. Occasionally we look for support with events. You must be a representative of a WBE Certified Business, Corporate Member organization or Partner Organization in good standing to be a volunteer at our events.

BOARD & COMMITTEES

WBE Canada is governed by a voluntary Board of Directors. Our Board works through 5 Board Committees. We're constantly looking for sharp individuals to help us move to the next level to create even greater impact. If you are a representative of Certified WBE or Member organization eager to support us, we want to hear from you!

Our Volunteers, Advisors & Champions

WBE Canada greatly appreciates the support of our community. We partner with business professionals to champion supplier diversity and success of Canadian women-owned businesses.

Andy Thompson

Andy Thompson
Committee Member
VP, Network Infrastructure Transformation, Nokia

Arun Nair

Arun Nair
Committee Member
Strategic Sourcing Manager, TD Bank

Christine Canning

Christine Canning
Committee Member
Managing Director, Supplier Relationship Management, BMO

David Machotka

David Machotka
Committee Member
Project Manager and Estimator, Telecom By Design

Janice Tee

Janice Tee
Committee Member
Senior Manager, Global Human Resources & Talent Management, Magna

Jen McAvoy

Jen McAvoy
Committee Chair
VP, Client Engagement, Cotton Candy

Jennifer Shand

Jennifer Ménard-Shand
Committee Member
Founder & CEO | Director, Client Happiness, Staff Shop

Jennifer Cooke

Jennifer Cooke
Committee Member
Corporate Lead/Women in Trade, EDC

Katia Dedovic

Katia Dedovic
Committee Member
President, SCKD Inc.

Katie Neville

Katie Neville
Committee Member
Procurement Category Lead for BPO & Professional Services, TELUS

Kim Ades

Kim Ades
Committee Vice-Chair
President, Frame of Mind Coaching

Laura Didyk

Laura Didyk
Committee Vice-Chair
VP, Client Diversity, BDC

Louise Fogharty

Louise Fogharty
Committee Member
Vice President, Financing & Consulting, BDC

Maddy Baker

Madeleine Baker
Committee Chair
Director, Products & Services, TELUS

Mariam Saad

Mariam Saad
Committee Member
Director Procurement, IT, Technology Services, TELUS Health & Professional Services, TELUS

Marte Belisle

Marte Belisle
Committee Member
President, SommEvents

Maryse Benhoff

Maryse Benhoff
Committee Chair
President, BG Communications International Inc.

Maude Pariseau

Maude Pariseau
Committee Member
Director Procurement, BDC

Michele Leduc

Michèle Leduc
Committee Member
President, ZIP Communication

Michelle Albanese

Michelle Albanese
Committee Chair
Head of Responsible Sourcing & Supplier Diversity, TD Bank

Mike Pacholok

Mike Pacholok
Committee Chair
Chief Purchasing Officer, City of Toronto

Negar Nasrollahi

Negar Nasrollahi
Committee Member
Core Vendor & Diversity Program Manager, IBM

Pauline Macdonald

Pauline Macdonald
Committee Member
Head of Procurement & Supply Management, Babcock Canada

Stephanie Khurana

Stephanie Khurana
Committee Member
President, Netchem Inc.

Tatyana Pena

Tatyana Pena
Committee Member
Global Supplier Inclusion & Sustainability Senior Analyst, Accenture