Our Leadership

  • Nurtured Life is a proudly Canadian, female founded and operated, start-up company based out of Ottawa. Our leadership team includes a dynamic and talented tribe of entrepreneurs.

Bree Jamieson-Holloway
Co-Founder and CEO

Bree is a corporate lawyer by trade, qualified in Ontario and the UK, Bree has practiced in Ontario, London England and Hong Kong. She has broad international business experience working for and representing government, public and private sector companies of all sizes from around the world.

Bree caught the entrepreneurship bug through helping her legal clients turn ideas into business realities. Her keen business eye, ability to see opportunity in risk, enthusiasm for innovation and forward-thinking approach, blossomed her love of entrepreneurship.

Bree’s passion for helping others, her deep spiritual connection and first-hand knowledge of the restorative benefits of nurturing one’s personal health and wellness, are what drove the vision for Nurtured Life.

Emma Pearce-Mogridge
Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer

As a trained child and adolescent counsellor and behaviour management specialist, and certified life and executive coach, Emma has always believed in the importance of mental health and self-care. Emma’s compassion for others has deeply motivated her connection with Nurtured Life.

Emma has always had an entrepreneurial spirit, and a keen eye for operations, having run her own property management company in the UK for over 10 years, she also developed and oversaw the child and baby line for Jinkowood Ltd, a UK startup.

Stéfanie Bolduc
Chief Marketing Officer

As a professional in the marketing field, Stéfanie has spent close to 10 years working with various companies across an array of industries developing communications strategies, target messaging, program initiatives and executing international events.

Stéfanie currently works for a biotech company, where she specializes in marketing for the international infectious disease team. Her broad range of knowledge of international customs and messaging has led her to develop and execute targeted messaging, campaigns and events across the globe including many countries in Europe and Africa.

Stéfanie started her own freelance strategic marketing, communications and PR company in 2014 focusing on helping start-up companies develop marketing, communication and social media strategies, understanding the market, segmentation and event execution.

Trang Ho-Nguyen
Marketing Coordinator

Trang is an organized and creative professional of Marketing and Communications possessing a keen interest in social media, web design and event planning. From developing communications initiatives and marketing collateral to overseeing internal and external communications strategies. Trang is very passionate about the values of Nurtured Life.


Zahra Ardalani
Lead Web Developer

Zahra is passionate about innovation, always looking for new ways to reframe challenges into opportunities.
Zahra has a wide range of technical skills and is deeply passionate about increasing her skill set.

Technical Skills:
Web Technologies: JavaScript, ReactJS, Redux, Node.js, Express, PHP, Laravel, HTML, CSS, jQuery, Bootstrap, WordPress, RESTful API.
Tools: JIRA Tracking, Postman, Confluence.
Methodologies: Agile/Scrum Methodology, Object-oriented design, Software development life cycle (SDLC), Test Driven Development.
Database: MongoDB, MySQL, Firebase.
Operating Systems: Linux, Mac, Windows.
Server: WAMP, XAMPP, Apache Tomcat
Hands on experience with Mocha, Chai for testing and Git for Version Control