After a series of dead-end jobs out of high school, Chris Devitt asked himself what he really wanted to do: make monsters for a living. Now a Special Effects Makeup Artist, Chris has a slew of creepy creatures at home, an Emmy under his belt, and a job he loves.
Praveen K. Sandhu’s life was threatened by someone close to her, and it was a threat meant to last a lifetime. Instead of letting it break her, Praveen used that experience as motivation to achieve her dreams.
When you think about what’s important to you, are you ready to fight for it? How do you find the courage to follow your convictions? Will you persevere when the stakes are highest? We think after hearing from these veterans, you will.
An award-winning journalist for the Vancouver Sun, Daphne Bramham has covered everything from the Olympics to the Hong Kong handover. As a passionate storyteller, there is nothing else she would rather do.