Kaitlyn McConnell, Mentoring Program Manager
Kaitlyn McConnell, BBA, is the Mentoring Program Manager, based in our Victoria office.
Women’s Enterprise Centre is a non-profit organization devoted to helping BC women start, lead and growtheir own businesses, providing business loans, skills training, mentoring, advice and resources from its three offices in Kelowna, Vancouver and Victoria.
Kaitlyn helps women business owners who are in the early stages of business overcome their entrepreneurial challenges and develop their capabilities and skills by matching them with experienced entrepreneurs for a mentoring relationship.
Kaitlyn received her Bachelor of Business Administration from the Okanagan School of Business with a specialization in Finance. She has been a part of the Women’s Enterprise Centre’s team since 2011 and has worked with women entrepreneurs at every level. Kaitlyn comes from an entrepreneurial family. She spent many years working with her father, who ran a successful Geo Technical Business in Revelstoke for 30 years, and saw first-hand the sacrifices and dedication that are part of entrepreneurship.
Kaitlyn is energized by business owners’ passion and enthusiasm. “I love learning about the diverse businesses run by our clients, hearing their stories and helping these women along their journey to success.”