More About Kris...
Business owner, leader, unapologetically positive, and ever-hopeful that the mullet will return. 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. You will listen, laugh and wiggle in your seats with joy. Kris weaves it all together with love, wit and fabulous dance moves.
Besides loving yourself, Kris has always been a firm believer in the power of goal setting. 'I know how powerful it is to set a goal. Keeping your WORD to yourself is key. And here's what I know...The small goals matter! 'Your Life Sparkles’ is here to help you unleash your own power for your goals and see your passions and dreams come alive from the results.
Kris is a graduate of the University of Alberta (Education/Fine Arts). - "We need to be intentional and thoughtful in our actions". She believes we are all grounded in love and we rise by lifting others up! There is room for us all and she loves creating space for us to be thoughtful about our selves, our impact on the world and our journeys. She has always been drawn to leadership roles. 'I love being part of something bigger than me. I love sharing, collaborating and problem solving in teams.'
In 2015 Kris launched the company 123Artful- a company that invites participants to create in social settings. Kris finds joy in teaching these classes and her enthusiasm is infectious. She is constantly seeking things that bring joy into life, "I find happiness in seeing people come together, share strengths and love... and I care deeply about being part of THAT." She has mentored various coaches, artists and fellow entrepreneurs in this capacity.
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.
2017- Founder and Managing Director of Your Life Sparkles
2016- Marketing Director Valley Trends
2015- Founder and CEO of 123Artful
2012- Western Canadian Business Consultant
2001-2011 Education in Alberta, UK, Ontario and BC
Kris also serves on community councils for Womens Sports, Food Action Networks, Arts Society and various charitable causes.