Portraits of Strength features women in STEM who have helped break barriers and achieved great things within their industry. These are the movers and shakers making a better world for future female leaders in STEM. Here are the stories of how they’re changing the ratio, serving as role models for girls and young women across Canada, and inspiring us all.
I am an entrepreneur
When I was 10 all I knew was that I wanted to make a difference in the world when I grew up
I am proud of taking a leap and starting a company that can change the lives of people like my brother, a young adult with autism, and others affected by special needs around the world.
I work as a Founder & Managing Director in tech.
The biggest obstacle I have faced is looking beyond the short-term hardships of starting a business and keeping my eyes on the long-term vision.
My advice to women is be fearless: No one can hold you back but yourself.