- Trauma-Informed Approaches to Entrepreneurship + Finance – May 31, 3pm
Chantel Chapman is CEO and Co-founder of The Trauma of Money – an accredited financial literacy program certifying professionals in trauma-sensitive approaches to finance. Drawing on 14 years of experience as a mortgage broker, 10 years as a financial literacy consultant, and extensive research in addiction, behavioral science, trauma, community economic development and mindfulness, Chantel is renowned for her cutting-edge, relatable and trauma-informed money guidance. She has taught and written finance curriculums for Universities, and Accelerator programs such as Humber College, Wilfrid Laurier University, Ryerson University, United Way, Simon Fraser University, YPO, EntrepreNorth, and Fireweed Fellowship. Chantel was the lead player in building Canada’s first-ever, award-winning digital mortgage experience and a consultant on several other innovative products for one of Canada’s largest fintech brands. Chantel is also a member of the National Task Force for Economic Justice.