Cynthia Lockrey

Speaker · Trainer · Author

Cynthia Lockrey

Cynthia Lockrey is a storyteller and motivator. She is passionate about helping people find their voice so they can share their knowledge, stories and BE HEARD!

Having worked as a journalist and newspaper editor, she understands the elements that make up a good story and where the story gets lost in the telling. She had carried these learnings with her in her 20+ year career public relations professional – never losing sight of the importance of finding the personal connection. 

As a university instructor, corporate trainer and conference speaker, Cynthia is skilled at breaking down communications tasks into bite size and easy to understand pieces. 

Over the years, she has worked as a communications manager and stakeholder engagement advisor for corporate, government and non-profit organizations. Her work also includes:

  • Media and crisis communications lead for a Venue City for the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Winter Games
  • Emergency/public information officer for three local governments with extensive emergency management training and experience
  • Communications consultant – non-profit, corporate and government clients
  • Corporate trainer – creating customized courses for organizations
  • Patient advocate and patient advisor in Ontario and British Columbia

Cynthia is the author of a series of e-books covering communications skills, media relations as well as professional and personal development. She is also the author of two patient advocacy books

  • Your Child’s Voice – A Caregiver’s Guide to Advocating for Kids with Special Needs, Disabilities, or Others Who May Fall through the Cracks
  • Bed Rest Mom, Surviving Pregnancy-Related Bed Rest with Your Sanity and Dignity Intact.

Cynthia also offers one-on-one coaching to help people gain the confidence and skills they need to communicate for success.

Contact Cynthia to learn more about her coaching, speaking, corporate training or consulting opportunities.

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