Special Events


The 12th annual Women of Influence Breakfast Presentation was a success with over 385 people in attendance on Thursday, November 6, 2014. The breakfast featured three accomplished women who spoke about their leadership roles and how they achieved success in their respective fields.

Anne Gent, Senior Environmental Scientist at Cameco Corporation spoke about “Don’t believe everything you hear.” 

Assistant Commissioner, Louise LaFrance Commanding Officer from the RCMP “Depot” Division told her journey “From Pillbox to Stetson.”

June Verhelst, Vice President Construction at Graham Group presented about “Building your Capacity.”

The Women of Influence Award, a $1,500 scholarship to support single-parents pursuing a business education was awarded to Juanita Wolfe and Nancy Zimmerman.

Stay tuned for next year's dates!

Women of Influence Speakers 2014:

Anne Gent

Anne Gent

Senior Environmental Scientist

Cameco Corporation

Louise Lafrance

Louise Lafrance

Assistant Commissioner

Commanding Officer RCMP "Depot" Division

June Verhelst

June Verhelst

Vice President Construction

Graham Group

2014 Sponsors:

  • Edwards MBA Program
  • Global Saskatoon
  • ICR Commercial Real Estate
  • Lia Sophia Jewelry: Megan Lloyd
  • Persephone Theatre
  • Prairieland Park
  • Radisson Hotel Saskatoon
  • Rawlco Radio
  • Select Roses
  • Spell It Photo Art
  • TCU Place
  • Tim Horton's
  • Tony Roma's Restaurants
  • Trek 2000 Corporation
  • U of S Bookstore
  • West Wind ExpressAir
  • Wilson Centre for Entrepreneurial Excellence

Past Events:

News article on 2011 Women of Influence Breakfast


Event Photos