TEDxWinnipeg Team

TEDxWinnipeg is a volunteer-run not-for-profit organization. Everyone involved is in it just for the love of spreading great ideas. TEDxWinnipeg is led by a steering committee and supported by volunteers on several specialized committees.

Steering Committee

Nicole Jensen (chair)
Suzanne Lahr
Margaux Miller
‘Segun Olude
Kevin Roberts
Kerry Stevenson
Brent Toderash
Craig White
Grant White

Guest Experience

Kevin Anticura
Sarah Giesbrecht
Jason Granger
Amy McAngus
Margaux Miller (team lead)
Megan Redmond
Stephanie Reid
Marc Schaeffer
Alex Torcolacci


Hilary Friesen
Trisha Kamani
Brenna Morfitt
Cory Papineau
Megan Redmond
Brent Toderash (team lead)


Kale Bonham
Mary Anne Isaak
Dwight MacAulay
Patrick O’Reilly
Cheyenne Schroeder
Amanda Simpson
Marney Stapley
Kerry Stevenson (team lead)


Dan Blair
Ryan Jensen
Suzanne Lahr
Shana Menkis
Yanik Ottenbreit
John Pozios
Samantha Rodeck
Craig White (team co-lead)
Grant White (team co-lead)

Key Volunteers
(No Formal Committee)

Backstage: Reyn Redekopp
Design: ‘Segun Olude
Photography: Ian McCausland
Photography: Richard Ray
Tech Liaison: Brent Toderash
Venue Liaison:
 Nicole Jensen
Video: Lucas Hokanson
Video: Craig Johnson

People Talking TEDxWinnipeg

You feel like you are part of something that has never been before and will never come again.


#TEDxWpg2016 was filled with lots of awesome people!


Fantastic hosts! Somebody buy them a few jars of peanut butter! #TEDxWpg2016


The #TEDxWpg2016 event was a real treat to attend!


Fantastic day at TEDxWinnipeg!! #PeanutButterSynergy #TEDxWpg2016


“If I could summarize the overall vibe of the day it would be CREATIVITY AT WORK.”




Such amazing speakers!


The event staff were fantastic — very friendly, accommodating, and willing to help with whatever.


Quality of life has been shown to drastically improve by attending TEDs


It is so worth a day off – you gotta do it!


TEDxWinnipeg has changed my world in so many great ways.


The people are awesome. I was actually * in awe *


TEDxWinnipeg is the most open and receptive forum for sharing that I have ever had the pleasure of attending.


TEDx is a great way of reaching out to people with innovative and creative minds.


Heather Hinam on Speaking at TEDxWinnipeg

Since we’re in the midst of taking applications to speak at TEDxWinnipeg this year, we asked past TEDxWinnipeg speaker Heather Hinam to reflect on her experience of preparing and giving her talk, Discovering the Amazing in the Everyday. We hope her experience will be helpful to…

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