Louise Gallagher, Inn from the Cold (Panelist)

Louise’s career path has taken her through Calgary’s corporate hallways, from the areas of communication and investor relations to not-for-profit resource development and communications. She has worked in the homeless-serving sector for more than 11 years. Louise joined the Inn after four and a half years with the Calgary Homeless Foundation and prior to that, six years as the Director of Public Relations and Volunteer Services at the Calgary Drop-In & Rehab Centre. Louise acts on her passion every day to inspire social activism and change so that everyone, including Calgary’s most vulnerable, can experience Calgary’s greatness.

Louise can be found every week-day morning online at her blog Dare Boldly (www.darebholdly.com), where she writes about living life with passion, authenticity and compassion. Louise’s vision is to inspire everyone to remember their magnificence so that together we can create a kinder, more compassionate and loving world.