Speaker Biography: Janet Law
Janet Law is a true Vancouverite (born and raised) who has a background in education and the creative arts.
She started her career as the education assistant at Burnaby Village Museum and then went on to complete a 3-year theatre arts diploma program. She extended her work life to include 16 years of employment at Punchlines Comedy Theatre where she worked in administration and promotions
Janet then used her people skills as an executive assistant at The Unity Spiritual Center for personal growth in Vancouver. She facilitated support groups and gave weekly seminars to individuals committed to the mind/ body connection. She has attended numerous SEE (spiritual enrichment education) classes at Unity Village as part of the Licensed Unity Teacher and Field licensing programme. Her passion now lies in an integrative approach to paradigm shifts in education and personal growth. As a graduate of Anthony Robbins Institute-Mastery University, she is committed to the transformative power that lies within each person. Transformational Education is her passion. She continues to pursue these educational opportunities.
For the last 17 years she works as a Certified Breastfeeding Counsellor/ Consultant & Manager for Mothers Choice Products. In this capacity she is involved as a liaison in the community where she assists families with sustainable, high quality, parenting products and the tools necessary to create healthy family dynamics.
Janet was one of the founding members of Toastmasters of Today and is a DTM ( distinguished Toastmaster) and is also a member a Transforming Speakers a professional speaking group. She continues to educate, inspire, motivate and empower from the HEART. She is producer and host of a weekly television show on DCTV entitled “Spotlight”. The show features talented and creative artists in a weekly variety/ interview format.
She is married to husband (Brian) an international automobile specialist and financial manager. She is the mother of a 20 year old son (Brandon) who shares her passion for the arts. She believes that being a mother has been her greatest contribution thus far. She is also involved in many non profit organizations in the area of arts and education. Janet was diagnosed with aggressive HER 2 Nue Breast Cancer in 2001. She accepted the diagnosis but not the prognosis. She brought the body back into harmony with phenomenal medical intervention, love and an enduring spirit of hope. She is living proof that cancer can be healed and that you can recover. Janet Law is a POSSIBILITY THINKER ! She continues to go forth in a spirit of fun, enthusiasm, empowerment and service.