Are You an Inclusive Leader?


Thursday October 5, 2023
10:00 am - 11:30 am


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Join the WE-CAN community of women entrepreneurs as we explore the seven pillars of inclusive leadership with EDI trainer Ophelia Rigault.

Join Equity, Diversity and Inclusion speaker, trainer and consultant V. Ophelia Rigault for a 90-minute session exploring the seven pillars of inclusive leadership.

Using her CAREING Leadership Model (that’s not a typo!), Ophelia will reveal how business owners can master the seven pillars of inclusive leadership to help build a successful enterprise that embraces a culture of belonging.

Through a series of interactive exercises and discussion, workshop attendees will:

  • Learn the seven pillars of inclusive leadership
  • Gain a deeper understanding of what it means to be an inclusive leader
  • Explore how to implement the seven pillars in their own business

Join us to learn more about becoming a more effective and inclusive leader in today's rapidly changing business landscape!

NOTE: Live Zoom transcription will be available during this event. Should you require other accessibility supports, please email as soon as possible since advance notice is necessary to arrange for some accessibility services.


V. Ophelia Rigault is an Equity, Diversity and Inclusion speaker, trainer and consultant. She holds a master’s degree in educational leadership and has more than 20 years of experience as an entrepreneur. She is also the founder and creator of the SHiNE Club a school-based, creative play program designed to help BIPOC children build resiliency and self-confidence.


The WE-CAN Project is led by Queen’s University with a mission to inspire and empower existing and aspiring women entrepreneurs by providing them with tools, resources, expert mentors, networks and community building to expand existing businesses and to launch new ventures.


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