A keynote speaker, business coach and event planner, Kris is known for her mindset philosophies and meticulous planning. Kris is an author with Waldorf Publishing and the CEO of Your Life Sparkles.
While living in the United Kingdom (2002-2006), Kris was instrumental in developing IT policies for education councils. She has also been a teacher and consultant in public education in Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia. Kris worked as Executive Consultant for businesses across Canada, problem solving with General Managers and business owners in the areas of team, sales and marketing.
Her experiences in these fields makes Kris an excellent at connecting with clients. She works with individuals & new businesses to create and launch websites and social media platforms.
Kris is a graduate of the University of Alberta (Bachelor of Education), University of Sedona (Bachelor of Metaphysics) and certification from the Palouse Center for Mindfulness. She also holds a Performance diploma from Red Deer College and Gifted Mind Series from Oxford Brookes University in the UK.
Business owner, leader, and unapologetically positive. Kris provides incredible value in launching new business, hosting events and believing in yourself. She is deeply committed to helping you achieve your goals and be the best version of yourself.
You will be energised and inspired by Kris. Her message is about how we NEED to and CAN love ourselves more.. just as we are. Besides loving yourself, Kris has always been a firm believer in the power of goal setting. 'Your Life Sparkles’ is here to help you unleash your own power for your goals and see your life align with your values.
Kris is happily married to the man of her dreams, Ben (thank you, online dating). They live in Enderby with a shared vision of tiny houses, community gardens,story-telling and their beautiful kitty, Mia Valentina.
CV, Highlights and Education
2020- Advisory Council for Best Ever You Network with Elizabeth Hamilton-Guarino
2020- Feature CEO on Self Care for Female Entrepreneurs
2018- Palouse Mindfulness Certificate
2018- present- Founder and Managing Director of Your Life Sparkles
2017- University of Sedona, Bachelor of Metaphysical Ministries2016- present- Marketing Director Valley Trends
2015-2018 Founder and CEO of 123Artful
2012-2015 Executive & Western Canadian Business Consultant
2006- Oxford Brookes University, Gifted Mind Studies
2001-2011 Education in Alberta, UK, Ontario and BC
2001- University of Alberta, Bachelor of Education
1998- Toronto International Languages Centre, TESL Certified
1996- Internationally acclaimed group Up With People
1996- Performance Diploma, Red Deer College
Kris also serves on community councils for Women's Sports, Food Action Networks, Arts Society and various charitable causes.