Alex is the Co-Founder of The Juicery Co. She has a background in customer service and sales. After heavy research on the benefits of juice, Alex started drinking a glass of green juice everyday and slowly introduced cleanses into her diet. Her cravings for sugary processed foods decreased which led to weight loss and less headaches. Her shift in health inspired Alex to share this gift with others through a labour of love; The Juicery Co. instagram.com/thejuiceryco
Bridgette Clare, RHN
As a nutritionist, Bridgette is all about simple, yet powerful changes that focus on a holistic approach to nutrition. On any given day you’ll find her on the bike at Spin Society, eating smoothie bowls, or dishing on all things health and wellness on BridgetteClare.com.
Erin has been a fixture on Canadian TV since landing the coveted role of Community Reporter for BC's #1 station in 2000. Her compassionate approach to entertainment reporting has graced the likes of Vancouver talk show Urban Rush, Canucks Pay-Per-View and HGTV Canada’s feel-good hit, Makeover Wish. Erin is currently the West Coast Correspondent for Entertainment Tonight Canada, an active advocate for the BCSPCA, and the proud Spokesperson for BC Children's Hospital Lottery. This quintessential West Coast gal is thrilled to be part of a team that promotes natural, healthy beauty...everyday. instagram.com/celebula/
Jaclyn is a Holistic Nutritionist based in Toronto and the owner of Holistic Foodie, a food and lifestyle blog with a focus on using nutrient dense whole foods to nourish the body from the inside out. With a background in green beauty, working at The Detox Market and a love for real unprocessed food, Jaclyn aims to inspire people to get to know their inner holistic foodie and learn to love food again. Jaclyn has contributed to Jules wellness, The Naked Label and is featured in Jesse Lane’s e-book. You can connect with Jaclyn on Instagram.
As CEO of Minerva, Jen is dedicated to enhancing the visibility, influence and contribution of women leaders in BC. She is an active community leader who contributes to a variety of boards including WNORTH, Little Flower Academy School for Girls and the Steveston Moms Network. Jen is a Business in Vancouver ‘Forty Under 40’ alumni and finalist for the YWCA Women of Distinction Awards. She is a mother to two young children, an avid reader and U2 superfan. Find her on twitter @jenu2
Jen is a director, coach, mentor and award winning actor who has performed on stages all over North America, notably Les Miserables, Tommy, Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (with Donny Osmond) and Jersey Boys. She is also the mother of two beautiful boys. @JenniferCopping
Jonny Staub is a radio host of the top rated morning show in Vancouver BC Jonny, Holly & Nira on 94.5 Virgin Radio. He has also worked in markets including Toronto, Calgary and Edmonton. A successful on-air coach and mentor, he thrives on growing "up and coming" talent and has a passion for media training.
He's a Crossfit athlete who also nerds out drawing comic books in his spare time and loves a North Shore hike with his boyfriend "Tuna" (Jason), and their two dogs Tacos and GusGus.
Kate is soon to graduate as a nutritionist and is a wellness expert. With an education in Counselling psychology and a specialty in Nutrition and in plant based foods, Kate brings a passion for wellness that encompasses a holistic perspective of health to body, mind and soul. Soon to complete her Holistic Nutrition designation, a prior completion of Plant Based nutrition through Cornell, as well as being a natural raw foods chef, Kate looks at integrating the most effective ways of bringing the power of food into her clients life with the understanding that each client is unique. Working with clients to improve whole body transformation and health, Kate also works in the specialty of holistic treatment of Eating Disorders. She believes healing can occur for anyone in almost any condition and the very act of building oneself from the ground up through nutrition, body and mind, are the cornerstones of what she refers to as rebel health. Living life brilliantly in the face of adversity.
A dietitian and new mama, Kim (@foodierunnergrl) is on a mission to help educate and empower new moms to get back to their pre-babe nutrition and fitness goals. Specializing in sports nutrition, she shares her post-baby journey through marathon training, healthy eating, and breastfeeding in hopes of educating and empowering other mamas out there. Connect with Kim at kimmcdevittrd.com
Lacey found her passion for fitness at 16 when she became a BCRPA certified trainer at the YMCA. Lacey has added certifications in Mat Pilates, Prenatal Pilates, and her true passion, Callanetics. In 2008, she began to perfect her own method of Callanetics based fitness which she branded Kondi Fitness. In 2010, she opened the first Kondi Studio and in 2011 she launched her online fitness video website, Kondi Home Fitness.
Lilla is a California native. She received a scholarship from Pepperdine University where she played indoor and outdoor beach Volleyball. In 2008, Lilla played on the US Women's Junior National team, which won the gold medal at the NORCECA Women's Junior Continental Championship. She went on to play professionally in Puerto Rico for Valencianas de Juncos. Lilla now resides in Manhattan Beach, CA where she mixes up playing volleyball in the AVP with spinning and pilates. instagram.com/lillanash/
Natalia is a portrait and travel photographer based in Vancouver, BC. In 2012 she pursued her passion as a professional photographer and started Natalia Anja Photography. Her curiosity led her on a mission to capture the world. She won a contest to join the team of online travel series Global Degree where she had the opportunity to backpack throughout Asia and Europe and immerse herself into different cultures all while capturing every moment.
With a great love for the outdoors, when she's not in the city running the sea wall, at spin classes or Oxygen Yoga, she's in the mountains and searching for her next adventure.
Instagram: @nataliaanjaphotography, @nataliaanjaportraits
Vancouver’s Natalie Langston is a health and fitness reporter for BCLiving, host and producer for Novus TV, volunteer and spokesperson for Dress for Success Vancouver, member of Ladies Who Lunch Global Network for female entrepreneurs, and style ambassador for the Canadian Arts and Fashion Awards. She has a passion for all things fitness, fashion and fun. instagram.com/langstonnatalie
Born and raised in Vancouver, Natalie lives for the outdoors and leading a healthy, active lifestyle. An avid runner, hiker and adventure seeker, Natalie loves challenging herself and others to push boundaries and reach new goals. Natalie is a fitness trainer at Kondi fitness specializing in TRX, HIIT and callanetics workouts. When she is not teaching clients to push past their comfort zone, she is coaching clients on work behaviours as an Executive Coach (www.coachnatalie.ca). In her spare time away from coaching and training, Natalie is a Run Ambassador for Lululemon and volunteers to lead their weekly run club to inspire others to get active and get outside. When she isn't training or coaching, Natalie can usually be found out in the trails where she trains for ultramarathon trail races.
Shannon is certified in fitness theory, group fitness and spin. She is the lead instructor at Spin Society. Her music makes you want to dance on the bike and pushes you closer to your fitness goals. Off the bike, her love of fashion inspired her to co-found online fashion boutique Citizen Grace.
As Managing Partner of CAI Capital Management, a mid-market private equity firm, Tracey McVicar is dedicated to investing in businesses, helping them scale and grow. Tracey personally invests in both people and non-profits all over BC. For 10 years she has run 'Golf for Good', a tournament she created which has raised over $1 million for a variety of charities in Vancouver including Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland and Atira Women's Resource Society. Other non-profits that have benefited from Tracey's service include the VGH UBC Hospital Foundation, the BC Forum for Women Entrepreneurs (FWE) and Room to Read.
An influential board member, Tracey is a director at Teck Resources Ltd., the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade and the Fraser Institute. Tracey is a past winner of Business in Vancouver’s Top 40 Under 40 Award, the Association of Women in Finance’s PEAK Award for Knowledge and Leadership, Business in Vancouver’s Influential Women in Business Award and WXN’s Canada’s Most Powerful Women, Top 100 Award.