Joel Stoddart

Business Counsellor, Acadia Entrepreneurship Centre

Joel Stoddart is a seasoned business advisor and facilitator who has 10+ years’ experience in local business, non-profit, and community economic development. He is currently employed with the Acadia Entrepreneurship Centre, where he works one-on-one with clients to help them discover and pursue their vision (personal and professional). He has served as a board member of the Deep Roots Music Cooperative, the Clean Annapolis River Project, and the former Nova Scotia Home Care Association. He was the co-founder of the former 100 Men Who Give a Damn! Annapolis Valley charitable giving group, and is a graduate of Acadia University's school of business. He lives in Kentville, Nova Scotia, with his wife, son, and daughter.

Joel is speaking at

May 27, 2021
3:15 pm - 4:00 pm


  • Joel Stoddart (Speaker) Business Counsellor, Acadia Entrepreneurship Centre
  • Chantal Pelham (Speaker) Principal, Third Sector Enhancement Ltd.



Retirement isn’t what it used to be……and that’s a good thing. While retirement once meant ‘a hard stop to work at age 65’, it now means ‘a kaleidoscope of possibilities, including work, leisure, volunteering, entrepreneurship, and much more’.
Join Chantal Pelham-Edwards and Joel Stoddart as they share an overview of this exciting program, contrast some myths and realities of retired life, and get your thought-engines going with a popular exercise from the full-length program.

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