Lynn McLaughlin has just received the 2022 award for best Fiction Audiobook from the Independent Press for her book, “Jackson”. A life-long educator, she served in various roles including Superintendent of Education. Lynn now teaches future Educational Assistants at her local College. Lynn hosts the inspirational podcast “Taking the Helm”, in its third year. A professional speaker, she leads us in tackling our barriers so that we can move forward to new and exciting possibilities. An active Rotarian, Lynn is dedicated to community causes. She is a member of 100 Women Who Care Windsor/Essex and works tirelessly to support the goals of the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada.
Amber Raymond is a Master’s level Social Worker specializing in self-awareness and self-development. Amber now works one-on-one with individuals to help them achieve optimal holistic health. Amber is an advocate for non-conventional, evidence-based coping strategies and identifies as a loving and committed mother and friend. She is passionate about child mental health, lifelong self-care practices, self-exploration, self-love, and wellbeing. Amber Raymond was born in the small town of McGregor, Ontario and grew up in a family that emphasized the importance of helping those in need, learning to recognize those who struggle and do what it takes to help them