Karina LeBlanc

Karina LeBlanc

Karina LeBlanc Who knew Karina LeBlanc used to be the shy kid? If you’ve ever seen the Olympian out and about, her energy is absolutely contagious. Now a motivational speaker and Unicef ambassador, she’s inspiring others to find their voice. ←...
Connecting to the Land

Connecting to the Land

Tyson Atleo Hereditary Chief Everything we do in life is about relationships. For Tyson Atleo, that’s the basis for all his work. Tyson is the 27th generation hereditary leader for the Ahousaht First Nation in British Columbia. In short, he was born into...
Being Comfortable With Uncomfortable

Being Comfortable With Uncomfortable

Adrian Duke Entrepreneur Adrian Duke took the big jump, sold his truck and left his well-paying job on the oil rigs in Alberta, BC to realize his dream of creating his own business. Now he’s running two companies in water slides and escape rooms, and both are...
Making the Makers

Making the Makers

Tonia Marshall Program Coordinator Tonia Marshall helps Indigenous students become shipbuilders in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Pathways to Shipbuilding is a partnership between the Mi’kmaw Native Friendship Centre, Irving Shipbuilding Inc., Nova Scotia Community College, GE...
The Business of School

The Business of School

Catherine Ruby Chartered Professional Accountant I work at a school, but I’m not a teacher, nor a student counsellor. What am I? ← previous next → MORE stories I’m Two and a Half Feet Away from 25,000 Volts When you’re keeping the lights on...