Lindsy Matthews

Lindsy Matthews

Toronto, Ontario
Positivity Specialist - Navigating Life's Challenges with a Positive Mindset
Lindsy Matthews is a remarkable woman whose life journey has been marked by remarkable resilience, adaptability, and unwavering positivity. Overcoming formidable health obstacles, Lindsy has emerged as an expert through experience, sharing her insights with humor, authenticity, and vulnerability. She's an award-winning speaker, renowned blog author, and a seasoned fitness entrepreneur with over 16 years of experience. From opening her first fitness studio in her early twenties to pivoting as a large group virtual fitness coach for corporations during the pandemic, Lindsy's career has evolved with the times and her personal challenges. Now, as a keynote speaker, prolific writer for online magazines, and memoir author, she continues to inspire others by transforming life's challenges into opportunities for growth. Lindsy's infectious positivity and universal messages of hope make her a beacon of inspiration.
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Lindsy Matthews is a remarkable woman who has faced and overcome tremendous health obstacles, shares her inspiring journey of resilience and finding hope in the face of adversity. Lindsy takes the audience on a deeply personal and transformative exploration of her experiences, highlighting the profound lessons she has learned along the way.

With humour, authenticity and vulnerability, Lindsy reflects on the pivotal moments in her life that have made her an expert through experience in resilience, adaptation and positive mindset. She dives into the many life lessons from her childhood diagnosis of autoimmune disease, and how it prepared her for an early-stage Breast Cancer diagnosis soon after becoming a wife and mother to 2 children.

Then she receives the earth-shattering news that her disease had progressed to incurable Stage 4 Metastatic Breast Cancer, a famously relentless disease. She delves into the emotions she encounters, the fears that threaten to overwhelm her, and the strength she continues to discover within herself.

Lindsy is an award-winning speaker, and blog author. Opening her first fitness studio in her early 20’s, she has over 16 years of experience as a fitness entrepreneur and health coach. Having pivoted countless times during her fitness career, including becoming a large group virtual fitness coach to corporations during the pandemic, her career continues to adapt with the changing times and her changing circumstances. Lindsy’s current focus is on keynote speaking, writing articles for online magazines and working on her own memoir.

Lindsy shares her unique framework for transforming challenges into opportunities for growth and inspires others to live their lives more intentionally. Her positivity is infectious, and her messages of hope are universal.



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Lindsy Matthews Topic Presentations

embracing hope and empowering change - raising awareness and advocacy for stage 4 metastatic breast cancer

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • In this keynote, Lindsy looks deeper into the lesser-known implications and impact of stage 4, incurable and terminal metastatic breast cancer has on individuals, families and society as a whole. With an emphasis on raising awareness and inspiring advocacy, Lindsy aims to ignite a transformative dialogue that brings forth meaningful change in how we approach this devastating disease.

    Lindsy explores the multifaceted dimensions of stage 4 metastatic breast cancer, examining its physical, emotional, and societal implications through compelling stories with humor and vulnerability She sheds light on the challenges faced by those living with this advanced stage of breast cancer, the barriers to access quality care, and the urgent need for comprehensive support systems.

    Learning Outcomes:

    • Heightened Awareness: Gain a deep understanding of stage 4 metastatic breast cancer, including its progression, unique characteristics, and its impact on individuals and their loved ones.
    • Empowered Advocacy: Discover the power of advocacy in creating positive change for individuals with stage 4 metastatic breast cancer. Learn effective strategies to raise awareness, influence public opinion, and advocate for improved policies, increased research funding, and equitable access to treatment and support services.
    • Comprehensive Support Systems: Explore the importance of holistic support systems for individuals with stage 4 metastatic breast cancer. Discover practical ways to enhance the quality of life for patients and their families, including strategies for self-care, and emotional support.
    • Shifting Narratives: Challenge preconceived notions and stigmas surrounding metastatic breast cancer, promoting a shift in public perceptions from one of hopelessness to one of resilience and empowerment.

the art of adaptation - finding your new 100%

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • In this Keynote, Lindsy imparts valuable lessons on adaptation, resilience, optimism, gratitude and the power of a positive mindset. She demonstrates how reframing challenges as opportunities for growth and transformation can help individuals overcome even the most daunting circumstances. Lindsy encourages the audience to nurture their own resilience and discover their unique abilities to adapt and thrive in the face of adversity.

    This keynote speech resonates with anyone who has faced or is currently facing difficult times, inspiring them to believe in their inner strength and reminding them that life is worth fighting for. Lindsy’s story reminds individuals that hope can always be found.

    Attendees will leave the keynote speech feeling empowered, motivated, and inspired to embrace their own resilience, live authentically, and approach life’s challenges with a renewed sense of hope and determination. Lindsy’s remarkable journey serves as a reminder that practicing the right mindset can help anyone transform their worst year into their best year, even in the face of unimaginable adversity.

    Learning Outcomes:

    • Discover practical strategies for reframing challenges as opportunities.
    • Explore the transformative impact of embracing change and finding new pathways.
    • Empower individuals to tap into their own resilience, gratitude and self-belief.
    • Gain insights into the process of adaptation and its potential for personal growth.


Lindsy Matthews is one of the most impactful speakers I’ve had the pleasure of experiencing. Her stage presence is both approachable and commanding and she delivers a message of hope and resilience with powerful stories and humour. Lindsy knows how to captivate an audience and her takeaways are universally relevant.

Priya Sam

Keynote Speaker & Entrepreneur

Lindsy’s determination and positvity in the face of adversity is a reminder to all of us that we can find hope and inspiration, even in the darkest of times.

Dan Shaikh

Speaker Slam

Articles & Media

Local mom develops 'superpower to crush life' in face of cancer fight


Local mom develops 'superpower to crush life' in face of cancer fight

Mom develops 'superpower to crush life' in face of cancer fight


"It's dire in the sense that it's not curable at all," she said. "One thing that my doctors have been very clear about is that it will spread again, it doesn't stop. So that's what's particularly devastating about stage four breast cancer." But Matthews was clear that this isn't a sad story....

Aurora woman turns breast cancer diagnosis into a grand slam of inspiration


An Aurora woman has won the largest North American inspirational speaking competition. Videographer Audra Brown with how Lindsy Matthews turned the worst year of her life into a Speaker Slam win.

What a ‘Speaker Slam’ is — and how to participate

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Sid is joined by co-founder of Speaker Slam, Dan Shaikh and award winning speaker, Lindsy Matthews to discuss what exactly is ‘Speaker Slam’ and the latest competition.

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What a ‘Speaker Slam’ is — and how to participate



Aurora woman turns breast cancer diagnosis into a grand slam of inspiration


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Lindsy Matthews keynote speaker is an expert presenter and has a wide range of experience speaking to a wide variety of audiences and organizations. Lindsy Matthews delivers keynotes, workshops & training sessions. They may also host or emcee events. Hire Lindsy Matthews from Toronto, Ontario for your event to inspire the audience to take action and make change in their work and their lives. Your workplace will benefit from our keynote speaker and their keynote talks and speeches will shift the mindsets or behaviours for the audience members in Canada. 

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Are you looking to hire Lindsy Matthews for your event? Lindsy Matthews Toronto, Ontario is a dynamic and engaging speaker that offers audiences researched content paired with expertise and a dynamic speaking ability. Lindsy Matthews is also a Canadian corporate consultant and coach and facilitates workshops and training sessions for a corporate audience. Lindsy Matthews is an expert keynote presenter and speaks on wide variety of topics. Hiring a great speaker for your event is important and working with a thought leader like Lindsy Matthews from Speakers Canada’s roster will engage audiences into the content of the presentation to bring awareness and a fresh perspective for their approach to their work and their lives. Book Lindsy Matthews to educate, motivate and activate the audience through an interactive and entertaining presentation at corporate meetings and gatherings.

Known as a popular key note speaker in Canada, Lindsy Matthews creates life changing experiences for the participants with practical insights and strategic advice they can implement right after the session. Working with a one our leading expert speaker like Lindsy Matthews from Toronto, Ontario offers organizations a fresh perspective to assist the people of the organization. No matter if it is a government, association, or business crowd, Lindsy Matthews is a perfect speaker for your event. Through unique practical insights for trending topics and years experience speaking to different organizations, Lindsy Matthews focuses on changing individuals to make better decisions at work and their lives. No matter if you are holding an in person or virtual event, having an influential speaker such as Lindsy Matthews will engage, motivate, and activate the audience to make a change in their lives and inspire action for results to meet organizational goals. Your workforce will benefit from Lindsy Matthews’s presentations and speeches, with measurable results set to shift the people of the organization and core direction of the company. Book Lindsy Matthews speaker for your annual general meeting, conference, summit, or convention in Canada.

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Lindsy Matthews is an expert professional key note speaker with a lot of experience speaking and delivering engaging talks to organizations and audiences in Canada. Each of Speaker Bureau Canada’s talent have different ways to assess their fees, and Lindsy Matthews speaker fee ranges depending on the size of the audience, event format (in person or virtual), event location, and if the organization booking them is a non profit, association, government department/government agency or business/corporation. The speakers we work with are flexible with their fees, and it is important for us to learn more about your event before we approach them, as it is our role to work for you, and to help you find a speaker within budget. 

Please contact Speakers Bureau of Canada and provide us with your event details so that we can contact Lindsy Matthews to check availability or confirm the pricing and associated costs to hire a great speaker like Lindsy Matthews for your event. As Lindsy Matthews's agent and as a Canadian top speaker bureau and talent agency for speakers, we are able to propose each event opportunity from each host organization’s behalf to try to help you get in touch with Lindsy Matthews and confirm them for your in person or online meeting/event. We can also provide and advise on the booking process and potentially negotiate their fee. Speakers Canada is a client focused speaker agency, and we work for you in finding good speakers for your team meetings and booking processes.

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