Authors

Nov 29 2014

Mariel Hemingway

Mariel Hemingway interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Academy Award-nominted Actress/Advocate

Actress and healthy living advocate, Mariel Hemingway, discusses her latest documentary film, "Running From Crazy," why health and wellness is important to her and how to achieve it. more...

May 04 2014

Kelley Armstrong

Kelley Armstrong interviesw on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Best-Selling Author

Best-selling author, Kelley Armstrong, discusses her urban fantasy books, how her book "Bitten" got made into a TV series, and her writing process. more...

Feb 03 2014

Tina Petrova

Tina Petrova interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Filmmaker, Speaker

Award-winning filmmaker, Tina Petrova, is also a motivational speaker and advocate of healing chronic pain. more...

Nov 29 2013

Heather Hartt-Sussman

Heather Hartt-Sussman interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Children's Author & Media Personality

Former host on E! Entertainment in the US, children's author, Heather Hartt-Sussman, discusses the power of saying "no" -- and her lovable "Nana" series (Nana's Getting Married, Here Comes Hortense! and Nana's Summer Surprise) and "Noni" series (Noni Says No and Noni is Nervous). She is the former host of the daily series The Gossip Show on E! Entertainment Television in the United States. more...

Apr 14 2013

Janet Graham

Janet Graham interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Author, Babes on Bay Street

Author, "Babes on Bay Street," Janet Graham discusses why she wrote her book and launched a blog of the same name. more...

Aug 06 2012

Jan Wong

Jan Wong interviewed by Shannon Skinner on Extraordinary Women TV

Author and Journalist

Jan Wong was once known as one of Canada's toughest journalists in the days when she worked for The Globe and Mail daily newspaper. After experiencing workplace depression, Wong set out to write a memoir about her journey and her battle with her former employer. In this interview, Wong discusses her memoir, "Out of the Blue," is an honest and insightful read for anyone experiencing depression. more...

Jun 07 2012

Lesley Scorgie

Lesley Scorgie interview with Shannon Skinner on Extraordinary Women TV

Best-selling Financial Author

Lesley Scorgie is the best-selling author of the books "Rich by Thirty" and "Rich by Forty." Based in Calgary, she is a financial consultant dedicated to helping people build wealth. Find out why Oprah had her on the show and how she believes anyone can become rich in this interview. more...

May 18 2012

Rashmi Biswas

Rashmi Biswas interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Executive Vice-President, Lake & Associates Canada

Do you make rash decisions? Find out what Rashmi Biswas, Executive Vice-President, Lake and Associates Canada, and author of "Rash Decisions" has to say about it in this interview. more...

Apr 19 2012

Rona Maynard

Rona Maynard interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Author, speaker, former editor of Chatelaine magazine

Rona Maynard, author, speaker and former editor of Chatelaine magazine. Rona talks about the significance of the mother-daughter relationship and how that impacted her life and career success, and also about the upcoming event - Ignite 'n' Connect - that she is speaking at on May 4th in Toronto (hosted by Positive Fabulous Women). more...

Oct 08 2011

Deborah Kimmett

Deborah Kimmett, One Funny Lady and humorist storyteller, interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Humorist

A 20-year veteran of The Second City, a Governor General nominated writer, an accomplished performer on TV and radio ( CBC ‘s The Debaters ) and a dynamic motivational speaker at conferences and universities across Canada, Deborah Kimmett -- an energizing humorist -- brings thirty years of wit and wisdom to the room. more...

Oct 01 2011

Deborah Ellis

Deborah Ellis interviewed on ExtraOrdinaryWomenTV

Author & Philanthropist

Deborah Ellis is the author of over 20 books for young people, including the highly popular trilogy, Breadwinner. She writes novels and books of interviews that attempt to portray the realities faced by young people in difficult situations around the world. She is also a philanthropist, donating much of her book royalties to charities. more...

Sep 04 2011

Nelofer Pazira

Nelofer Pazira interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Owner, Kandahar Films

Nelofer Pazira is an author, actor, filmmaker and humanitarian. She directed and performed in the critically-acclaimed feature film "Return to Kandahar." more...

Aug 13 2011

Devyani Saltzman

Devyani Saltzman interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Author & Curator of Literary Programming, Luminato

Devyani Saltzman is the author of the memoir Shooting Water: A Mother-Daughter Journey and the Making of a Film (about the making of the critially-acclaimed film Water with her mother Deepa Mehta), and has written articles for The Globe and Mail, Marie Claire, The Walrus, TOK: and more. more...

Aug 07 2011

Charmaine Hammond

Charmaine Hammond, On Toby's Terms, interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Speaker, Author

Charmaine Hammond is an international speaker, best-selling author of On Toby's Terms" - and champion for community service. Her book "On Toby's Terms," about a bad doggy who does good, is presently being made into a feature film. more...

Aug 04 2011

Judy Croon

Judy Croon interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV

Comedian, Broadcaster, Motivational Speaker

Judy Croon is a comedian, broadcaster and motivational speaker who is dedicated to raising funds for breast cancer research with her annual Stand Up for the Girls fundraising event. more...

Jun 26 2011

Lesley Crewe

"Chick Lit" Author, Her Mother's Daughter

Canada's Reigning Queen of "Chick Lit", author Lesley Crewe, talks about her latest book, Her Mother's Daughter. more...

Jun 26 2011

Marina Nemat

Marina Nemat interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Memoir Author, "Prisoner of Tehran" & Human Rights Advocate

Marina Nemat is the author of the popular memoir, "Prisoner of Tehran" and the follow-up "After Tehran: A Life Reclaimed." more...

Jun 26 2011

Adria Vasil

Adria Vasil, Ecoholic, interviewed on ExtraordinaryWomenTV with Shannon Skinner

Ecoholic Columnist, NOW Magazine

Best-selling author of the green living bibles ECOHOLIC and ECOHOLIC HOME. Adria Vasil currently writes the practical and humour-filled ECOHOLIC advice column for Toronto's NOW Magazine, and previously covered environmental and social justice issues for NOW's news section for a decade. more...

Jun 26 2011

Christine Cirka

Christine Cirka interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Transformation Coach & Founder, Essence fo Success Inc.

Founder of Essence to Success Inc., a Certified Transformation Coach, Certified Passion Test Facilitator and Canadian Ambassador for Connected-Women.com. She is also the contributing author to Marsh Engle's book "Amazing Woman What's Your Story?" more...

Jun 26 2011

Marsh Engle

Marsh Engle interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Inspired Visionary, Feminine Success Coach & Transformational Journalist

Internationally-acclaimed Inspired Visionary, Feminine Success Coach & Transformational Journalist, Marsh Engle, brings together thousands in programs designed to educate, inform and elevate creative success. She is the founder of the growing global movement, Amazing Woman's Day and author of "Amazing Woman: “What’s Your Story?” more...

Jun 26 2011

Emily Hunter

Emily Hunter, Eco-Huntress, interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon S

Eco-Journalist

Emily Hunter is the daughter of Greenpeace’s founding president Robert Hunter, journalist, environmental activist and author of "The Next Eco-Warriors." more...

Jun 26 2011

Arria Deepwater

Arria Deepwater interviewed on ExtraordinaryWomenTV with Shannon Skinner

Author, Spiritual Teacher

Arria Deepwater is an emerging power in the fields of spiritual and personal development, and the author of "Love Threshold." more...

Jun 26 2011

Susan Armstrong

Susan Armstrong interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Author, Speaker, Trainer

Susan Armstrong is the author of "An Invisible Prison: A True Story of Survival," speaker, trainer, coach and radio show host. Her story of survival of drugs, bike gang and turning her life around is highly inspiring. She is based in Toronto. more...

Jun 26 2011

Lisa Petty

Lisa Petty interviewed on ExtraordinaryWomenTV with Shannon Skinner

Health Coach, Nutrition Expert, Radio Show Host

Health coach, nutrition expert, international speaker, author and radio show host who believes that healthy living is simple. more...