Brenda is a speaker, trainer, writer and consultant. She is the founder and president of The Robcan Group. Her Bachelor of Arts was earned at Brandon University and her Masters of Education at Simon Fraser University. She has been addressing groups for over thirty years about communications, humour, laughter, positive working skills and wellness in general. Her workshops and presentations are in high demand. She has authored four books and created an Audio CD set to help people to develop these skills.
Brenda grew up on a farm close to Minnedosa, Manitoba and continues to stay connected to her family there. She now lives in Sherwood Park, Alberta where she and her husband, Len have their training and development business. Brenda and Len have five children and nine grandchildren.
Brenda believes that we are on a life-long learning journey. It should be enriching, exciting, interesting and above all, it should be fun!
Harley has been with the Robcan Group for 17 years. He is a recognized trainer, researcher and curriculum developer. Harley works to build resources and provide information that support people to communicate more effectively, work together more productively and get better results. He brings an understanding of interactive curriculum design and development to the adult learning environment. His presentation style is informative, interactive and contains a lot of humour.
He has developed and delivered curriculum using a variety of formats both for online delivery as well as for workshop and classroom based learning. Harley is able to move quickly from program design objectives to activities and exercises that support and enhance learning. He is known for his creativity and innovation in material presentation. Harley is an engaging presenter, you will enjoy his relaxed and learner driven approach.
Leigh is a presenter, program consultant, educator and counsellor with a passion for working with people. She has developed training programs, learning materials and presentations for a variety of organizations and work groups. She is particularly interested in Communications, Leadership and Group Dynamics.
Leigh recently completed her BSW and is working on a Masters in Education. Her approach in the learning setting is practical and down to earth. She has a wonderful sense of humour and connects with learners on a personal and professional level. Join Leigh to challenge your thinking and re-vamp your approaches to dealing with people.
You will most certainly enjoy Leigh’s energy, enthusiasm and delightful presentation skills.
Jan is a speaker, trainer, and consultant with a passion for working with people to achieve workplace wellness. She has more than 25 years experience as a senior manager in the public sector, where she continues to lead a large and diverse team of people. Jan has been addressing groups for 10 years on topics related to Leadership, Team Building, Conflict Resolution and achieving life balance. It is Jan's belief that leaders must "walk the talk" and that successful leaders are those who embark on a journey of continuous learning.
Jan grew up in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. She now lives in St. Albert, Alberta with her husband John and their two teenage children.
Jan enjoys travel, reading and down hill skiing. Jan can often be found cheering on her children in Hockey, Ringette and Lacrosse and she is an avid community volunteer.
Jan received her Advanced Bachelor of Arts from the University of Saskatchewan with a double major in Psychology and English. Jan has continued her education by pursuing courses in Human Justice, Mediation and the Queen's University Public Executive Program.
Join Jan to learn strategies to improve your workplace wellness, achieve work/life balance and stay positive through the use of humour.