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2015 Award Recipients

Larocque, Jean-Gilles (38)

Larocque, Jean-Gilles (38)

Jean-Gilles is the physical education teacher and athletic director at Bishop A. Carter Secondary School. He is also the manager of The Baseball Academy which provides training to young players. He is the coach of Team Ontario 17U. Q: What makes you happy about living in Sudbury? A: The endless opportunities we have as Sudburians [Read More]

2015 Award Recipients

Legault, Monique (36)

Legault, Monique (36)

Monique is an artist and owner of Petal Pusher Home Decor. She has done numerous murals including the one at Wacky Wings. Most recently, she designed custom murals at Finlandia Village. Q: What makes you happy about living in Sudbury? A: Beyond the fact the people make this city great, the nature that surrounds us [Read More]

2015 Award Recipients

Marshall, Taylor (27)

Marshall, Taylor (27)

Taylor is the president of Marshall Yardworks and Weed Man Sudbury. His two companies, based in Lively, employ more than 30 people. Taylor won the Young Entrepeneur Award from the Bell Business Excellence Awards in 2014. He donates $1 from very residential lawn job to the Vale Hospice. This amounts to almost $10,000. Q: What [Read More]

2015 Award Recipients

Martin, Lori-Ann (37)

Martin, Lori-Ann (37)

Lori-Ann is the General Manager Canadian Operations, First Drilling. Previously she was a project geologist with Sudbury Integrated Nickel Operatiions, A Glencore Company. She is the executive chair of Modern Mining & Technology Sudbury, a group which promotes awareness of mining career opportunities for young people. Q: What makes you happy about living in Sudbury? [Read More]

2015 Award Recipients

Mayotte, Richard (39)

Mayotte, Richard (39)

The owner/operator of Big & Rich DJ Services, Ritchie regularly volunteers his services at fundraisers for good causes such as Angels in Pink and Miners for Cancer. In 2014, he won a service excellence award from the Canadian Professional DJ Association. Q: What makes you happy about living in Sudbury? A: I love the courtesy [Read More]

2015 Award Recipients

McCallum, Casi (27)

McCallum, Casi (27)

Casi is a clinical behaviour response specialist, Seniors’ Mental Health Behaviour Support Outreach at Health Sciences North. She was the Laurentian Graduate Scholarship Recipient (2011) for academic excellence and research potential. She is volunteering her time to be a research assistant with a geriatric research study. Q: What makes you happy about living in Sudbury? [Read More]

2015 Award Recipients

McGarry, Christine (33)

McGarry, Christine (33)

Christine is the labour relations and wellness specialist at Sudbury Integrated Nickel Operations, A Glencore Company. Fluently bilingual, she is a graduate of the Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa. She is the current chair of the Canadian Mental Health Association board of directors, and volunteers with United Way. Q: What makes you happy [Read More]

2015 Award Recipients

O’Shaughnessy, John (37)

O’Shaughnessy, John (37)

John is a professional engineer and holds an applied science degree in mining engineering from Queen’s University. He is the Stobie Mine manager for Vale’s Sudbury Operations. The father of two daughters, he has a keen interest in music and film. He serves on the board of Cinefest and Cultural Industries Ontario North (CION). Q: [Read More]

2015 Award Recipients

Orozco, Patricia (35)

Orozco, Patricia (35)

Patricia is a Master Lecturer and Internship and Co-op Coordinator at Laurentian University. She is completing her PhD in education and management. She has volunteered her time with the YMCA, Finlandia Village, United Way, and the Sudbury Multicultural Association. Q: What makes you happy about living in Sudbury? A: My husband and I were fortunate [Read More]

2015 Award Recipients

Pelletier, Christian (30)

Pelletier, Christian (30)

The communications director at Studio 123 is co-founder of the We Live Up Here community art project and co-founder of Up Fest, a downtown arts festival. Christian, a proud Franco-Ontarian, has developed numerous strategies and marketing campaigns for francophone organizations. Q: What makes you happy about living in Sudbury? A: I couldn’t imagine living anywhere [Read More]

2015 Award Recipients