News | Media

More News & Media

From the Blog

RCMP switching red for blue?

Business owners take note. It costs money when management fails to respond to complaints of harassment and bullying. It costs lives when management allows these systemic problems to continue. It costs … Read More

Humanity is acting local and thinking global.

If you think your actions have no consequences or do not make a difference. Think again.  Everything we do has some impact either to ourselves, family friends, around the block or across the seas. … Read More

Looking back or moving forward?

The RCMP has had a troubled past. The future looks bleak for many officers currently working under the cloud of workplace conflict, bullying and harassment. The men and women sworn to protect us … Read More

More Posts from Sherry's Blog

Kind Words

I first heard Sherry when she made a very powerful and compelling presentation on her experience with harassment in the RCMP to a panel of MPs and Senators in Canada’s Parliament buildings. She conveyed personal insight, courage, determination and leadership. She proved that she could walk “through the fire”, come out the other side, sustain … Continue “Grant Mitchell”

Grant Mitchell
Senator for Alberta

I have been fortunate to hear Sherry Benson-Podolchuk speak on a few occasions. Each time I was moved by her courageous presentation about her experiences in the RCMP. She is an extraordinary individual who has persevered and now brings comfort and hope to others with her inspired words.

Sarah Gray
Chief of Staff to Senator Grant Mitchell

One of the worse cases of sexual harassment I have heard about in thirty years.

Marilyn McKenzie
Harassment Investigator/Trainer, Winnipeg MB

Sherry – Thank you again for the inspiring presentations in Selkirk and Winnipeg for BPW Manitoba. Women were encouraged to not only speak out against workplace harassment and bullying but to have the courage to begin to directly address it.  Thank you also for your book Women Not Wanted – I have loaned it to … Continue “Colleen Allan”

Colleen Allan
Business and Professional Women of Canada

You are a strong woman providing a much needed source of inspiration and encouragement, giving victims the strength to step forward and be heard.


Sherry is an inspired and deeply knowledgeable public speaker whom I asked to speak in my Human Resource Management class on sexual harassment. She helped the students understand what the signs of sexual harassment look like in the work place, and the devastating effects in a way that I could not have taught from a … Continue “Melanda Guenther”

Melanda Guenther
Instructor of International Business

You have certainly demonstrated courage and determination through your struggles in dealing with the RCMP. When I started reading your book, Women Not Wanted, I had a hard time putting it down and when I did, I could hardly wait to return to its pages. I was drawn into your world of fear and uncertainty, … Continue “Barb Read”

Barb Read
Univesity of Winnipeg

It was an amazing presentation Sherry! For those of you who have not heard Sherry’s story, you are missing out!

Jane Townsley
IAWP International Association of Women Police

This lady Sherry Benson-Podolchuk has a story to tell and what a unique one it is! As a toastmaster, she has her own crafted style to captivate her audience and would make a super main platform speaker! Don’t miss her!”

Russ McDevitt
Author & Irish and British toastmaster Awards winner. Jan, 2015
Transform Your Life