Self-proclaimed 'trifecta of discrimination', Inclusion Warrior, Entrepreneur, Model of Diversity, Wheelchair Pageant Queen
On a mission to uncover the ugly parts of bias & inspire courageous conversations about diversity & inclusion.
Reigning Miss Wheelchair Canada; co-founder of ReYu Paralysis Recovery Center. Forced at age 30 to find her way through an inaccessible society when a virus paralyzed her from the waist down.
Recognized by Mattel as one of Canada's top 60 inspiring women as part of Barbie's 60th Anniversary; Top 40 Under 40, RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Award, Global’s Woman of Vision Award
Travels from Edmonton, AB, Canada
“Rejecting Impossible: Standing Strong When Life Gets Flipped Upside Down”
“Modeling Diversity: The Transformational Impact of Unrelenting Inclusion”
Excerpt from Bean's presentation
at Inclusion Saskatchewan, June 2022