Uncorked (Featuring Melissa Coomber-Bendtsen)

Are you ready to get UNCORKED with us?

Our January guest is Melissa Coomber-Bendtsen, CEO of YWCA Regina.

Join us on the third Tuesday of the month and get connected with Regina’s community of women entrepreneurs. Hosted at Crave Kitchen + Wine Bar (1925 Victoria Avenue, Regina), Uncorked brings together like-minded women in business for conversation and inspiration!

At Uncorked, each month, you’ll get to know a powerhouse women entrepreneur or business professional during a fun and upbeat interview about business, life, and more!

We’ll even supply the snacks, a free wine sample, and door prizes. Come on out and get connected!


Melissa Coomber-Bendtsen

Melissa Coomber-Bendtsen has been leading the YWCA Regina since 2015, and is the youngest CEO in the organization’s 110-year history. Prior to this, Melissa worked in a variety of community-based agencies such as Regina Alternative Measures Program, RCMP Depot, and the YMCA of Regina. Throughout her career, Melissa has demonstrated the capacity to exercise strategic leadership in response to community needs. In both her personal and professional roles, she is a passionate advocate for social justice and change. Melissa is a tireless community leader and connector, who provides integral leadership and guidance in tackling community issues. She is often called upon to bring together service providers and community to work collaboratively and effectively in tackling issues that impact marginalized people in Regina and across the province.

Melissa lives in Regina with her husband, Arno, and loves to spend her rare leisure time relaxing at the lake and spending quality time with her family.

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