YOUR McMURRAY TEAM

YOUR McMURRAY TEAM

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Your McMurray Team is a collaboration of authors and contributors from in and around Fort McMurray.

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Dec
17
2019
Volume
8-1
Published in 2019 Top 50 Under 50
Dango Gogo Age: 41 When Dango Gogo became a lawyer, it was no surprise to her close relatives and friends. They just assumed that she would accomplish the dream she carried with her since age five. However, being a new immigrant to Canada in 2004, she was told that dream…
Dec
17
2019
Volume
8-1
Published in 2019 Top 50 Under 50
Contessa Short Age: 35 Contessa Short has a grand perspective of the Wood Buffalo region, starting at the ground up from tailings ponds into her current community development and engagement position.  With a background in environmental technology, Short worked in the Tailings Reduction Operations after completing her education at Keyano…
Dec
17
2019
Volume
8-1
Published in 2019 Top 50 Under 50
Erica Moeskau Age: 31 Tucked inside the little logging village of Tahsis on Vancouver Island is perhaps the place where Erica Moeskau discovered her robust sense of humour. Moeskau is a local comedian and works as an account manager at Country 93.3 and 97.9 ROCK. From a very young age…
Dec
17
2019
Volume
8-1
Published in 2019 Top 50 Under 50
Andrew Pottie Age: 30 Calgary-born Andrew Pottie grew up in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, with a love for music and started performing with instruments in his early teens. “Music is always there when you need it, when you want it or when you have no idea what you need or want,”…
Dec
17
2019
Volume
8-1
Published in 2019 Top 50 Under 50
Mark Chantaj Age: 33 Fort McMurray Swim Club Head Coach Mark Chantaj has spent the past seven years bringing his influence, and worldly ambition into the community. “When people outside of the community think of Fort McMurray, they think of oil, rightfully so. When you get here and spend time…
Dec
17
2019
Volume
8-1
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Jason King Age: 41 Jason King lives his passion every day through his profession as the Executive Director at Some Other Solutions (SOS), and as an Executive Coach within his Executive Coaching business. “I’m a big believer in understanding who people are, what makes them tick and helping them unlock…
Dec
17
2019
Volume
8-1
Published in 2019 Top 50 Under 50
Heather Kutanzi Age: 36 Heather Kutanzi grew up on her family farm in Grassy Lake in Southern Alberta. As the oldest of four siblings, she was her father’s right-hand girl in the field. Her early beginnings taught her the importance of hard work and family values. As a young girl,…
Dec
17
2019
Volume
8-1
Published in 2019 Top 50 Under 50
Shelley Powell Age: 48 Shelley Powell gets the full industry scope of the Wood Buffalo region through her position as Senior Vice President of Suncor Energy’s Base Plant facility. Powell grew up in a military family, which placed her in a nomadic lifestyle, living in several places throughout her childhood.…
Dec
17
2019
Volume
8-1
Published in 2019 Top 50 Under 50
Roxy & Matt Oliver Ages: Roxy 41, Matt 42 Roxy and Matt Oliver have been boosting hearts and helping others destress since the launch of their local Zumba program – Fountain of Youth Fitness. The couple moved to Fort McMurray shortly after their second son’s birthday in 2007, when Matt…
Dec
17
2019
Volume
8-1
Published in 2019 Top 50 Under 50
Alexandra Anceriz Denvir Age: 31 Alexandra Anceriz Denvir travelled to over 35 countries, claimed a provincial title in wrestling and provided massage therapy to a team of competing firefighters – all before her thirtieth birthday. Denvir is the owner of La Petite Maison, a registered massage therapy business based out…

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