Author Archives: Women's Initiative

A Life Spent in Service: Liz O’Neill

A Life Spent in Service: Liz O’Neill

“If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform one million realities.” We can’t think of a better descriptor for leadership than these beautiful words by Maya Angelou. At Women’s Initiative Edmonton, it’s our goal to transform our city for every woman. To create a city full of opportunities for women’s voices, intelligence, wisdomContinue Reading

What A Race It Was: Councillor Esslinger’s thoughts on the Ward 12 by-election

What A Race It Was: Councillor Esslinger’s thoughts on the Ward 12 by-election

Proud! I feel very proud about the campaigns that several smart and strong women ran in the Ward 12 by-election. First of all, they put their names forward and ran for public office.That takes courage and the willingness to put themselves out there. I remember the first time I saw my name on campaign signs andContinue Reading