Erin Skillen


Erin believes deeply in the power of social entrepreneurship and technology to transform businesses and people's lives for the better. Currently, she is the COO/Co-Founder for FamilySparks, a social impact mental wellness company. Prior to diving into the tech realm, she was the Vice President and co-owner at May Street Productions. Her roles were many, including Producer, Writer, Director, Host and Business Affairs nerd for several socially-conscious TV documentary specials and series.  In 2017 she completed Vets Without Borders, a one-hour documentary about Canadian veterinarians transforming the lives of people and animals in developing countries. She produced TV for nearly every Canadian broadcasting company, including Animal Planet, Discovery, W Network, CBC, CTV, APTN and many more. She was also a Producer with One Net creating as well as producing videos and websites for clients that include Kik, AppLovin and Lenovo.She is a VIATEC Board Member and hosted the 2018/ 2019 VIATEC Awards, and writes a guest column for Douglas Magazine. Most importantly, she is a blissed out/stressed out mom of 2