Jessie Sutherland: International Speaker
How to Belong in a Rapidly Changing World
Speaking from the TEDx stage, Jessie shares her insights on how to build a culture of belonging from the inside out. She provides a roadmap to build a bridge between those with lived experience and system influences to create sustainable change.
International, Big Stage, and Online Speaking Expertise
Jessie Sutherland is an International speaker and has been featured on the TEDx stage.
Online and In Person
She offers both in-person and virtual speaking keynotes, seminars, panel discussions and presentations.
Jessie helps create a unique and engaging event with interactive learning to inspire change.
Connect with Jessie and see how you can bring the power of belonging to your audience.
Masters in Dispute Resolution
TEDx speaker, keynote speaker, and facilitator
Bilingual in English and French
Founder and Director of the capacity-building Belonging Matters framework and dialogue program to support social change efforts, reaching over 2.5 million people around the world in just one of her many projects
Founded and led one of the initial national public conversations on reconciliation (materials archived at Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation National Archives)
Global reach through UNESCO Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development
Best-selling author, quoted in many truth and reconciliation materials
Adjunct Professor for 5 years at UBC’s School of Community and Regional Planning
Recipient of B.C. Provincial Innovation Award
What Audience Members, Keynote Attendees & Event Organizers Are Saying
Jessie’s Keynote Topics
Always bringing a fresh perspective, Jessie customizes each topic to resonate with every audience. Her speaking approach invites people to dig deep and find new ways forward.
Book Jessie to speak to your organization.
How to Build a Culture of Belonging
Our award-winning framework combined with practical tools lays the foundation for unleashing dormant talents and igniting collaboration and innovation.
Roadmap for Community Change
Discover our proven roadmap for bridging the gap between people with lived experience and system influencers to create lasting social change in organizations and communities—in 5 steps!
Pathways for Genuine Reconciliation
This fresh approach provides practical tools your organization can apply to build genuine collaboration and, ultimately, reconciliation.