Nora Spinks

Chief Executive Officer
Vanier Institute of the Family, Canada

A renowned speaker, consultant and award-winning thought-leader, Nora Spinks has spent more than 25 years working with business, labour, government and community leaders across Canada and abroad to strengthen families, create productive and supportive work environments, and build healthy communities.

Nora has developed, implemented and evaluated a variety of programs that focus on employee health and well-being, family care, workplace flexibility and work–life harmony.

Since 2011, in her role as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Vanier Institute of the Family, Nora has engaged the research community to mobilize knowledge and connect those who study, serve and support Canada’s diverse families.