Kayla Maduk - 3 Time World Champion - 7 Time World Medalist
Believing that laughter and storytelling drives impact, her honest humour resonates with young and old, engaging and empowering individuals to find their passion, develop their confidence, and reflect on how we can all make a difference.
I started the believe project in hopes to inspire young girls to find their passion, develop their confidence and strive to be their best selves. It all started with my pink “believe” hoodie, and has grown into an empowerment. I feel very strongly about being actively involved in encouraging the next generation of leaders. As a … Read more
Last week, I participated in a CEO shadowing day, at the Ottawa Senators Foundation, through the CEOx1Day program. What is CEOX1Day? A few months ago, I applied for a program called CEOX1Day, developed by Odgers Berndtson, a global executive search firm. Eighteen students were paired with CEOs from some of Canada’s leading organizations as part … Read more
I have always loved trying new things ever since I was a kid. When I was on the Canadian National Taekwon-Do team, I learned that the only way to get really good at something, was to constantly push myself outside my comfort zone, learning new things, failing, and trying again until I succeeded. This in … Read more
The Believe Project is movement, dedicated to encouraging each other to be our best selves through positive goal setting, hard work, stepping outside of our comfort zones and entering the unknown with courage. Most importantly, the Believe Project is about paying kindness forward.
June 2017 - WE DAY Keynote Speaker
" Kayla Maduk was a fantastic, passionate guest speaker. Her story is very interesting and inspiring. She was fantastic and we here at E.C.M.S appreciate her time."
-Emily Carr Middle School
"Because I am A Girl" Fundraiser Nights
“Kayla Maduk is a remarkable young woman. Kayla’s keynote address was the highlight of the event. I had the pleasure of working with Kayla prior to the event, and she is a true professional. Kayla is a very confident and enthusiastic speaker, and she is passionate about inspiring and motivating others."
Deanna Coghlin, Ottawa Jewish Community School