Dr. Cathy Miyata:
- Full time faculty at Wilfrid Laurier University.
- Teaches in Bachelor of Education and Master of Education programs.
- An award wining author, published in thirteen languages.
- Performed and lectured in Serbia, Malaysia, Japan, the United States, Mexico, Greece, Sweden, Germany, Portugal and across Canada.
- Worked with T.V. Ontario, CBC Radio and the National Film Board of Canada.
- Hosted, directed and co-written a video for the Ontario Ministry of Education on literacy.
- Guest lectured at numerous Canadian universities and colleges.
- Performed in over 1500 schools worldwide.
- Produced and hosted a six year award-winning cable TV program called Story Magic.
- Conducted workshops, facilitated seminars and taught courses for business executives and church groups on The Art of Storytelling, Effective Communication, Creativity and Personal Growth.
- Served internationally as a Manager and Mentor Artist for the Royal Conservatory of Music’s acclaimed educational transformation program – Learning Through the Arts.
- Written five books and numerous articles worldwide.
Cathy resides in Burlington, with her husband Kaz. They have two children and one precious granddaughter who is the light of their lives.