Michelle Fortin has been in the community social service sector for almost 20 years and currently holds the position of Executive Director of Watari Youth, Family & Community Services. Having worked with varied government ministries and foundations, she brings a diverse perspective to the conference, and will be sharing first-hand experiences and insights on increasing workplace flexibility during the day’s Live Case Studies portion.

Below, Fortin answers some questions on the XYBOOM Conference:

The top reason why everyone should come to this conference
Einstein would want to be here!

What is the top reason someone like you must attend the XYBOOM Conference this year? Being in a space that gives voice across the generations intentionally will be a treat.

If you are curious then you need to come to the XYBOOM Conference.

Why did you decide to become a part of XYBOOM Conference Team?
Being connected to young, energized people is one of my strategies to stay youthful.

What are you most excited to take away from this year’s conference?
No idea – I have no expectations save to enjoy the experience fully.

As a 30-day countdown to the XYBOOM Conference, we’re listing one new reason everyday on why you should attend! Check out our ongoing list below!

Check out our ongoing list of reasons to attend.