40 Under Forty Awards

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2019 Award Recipients

Alanna LaHay (22)

Alanna LaHay (22)

Originally from Victoria Harbour, Ontario – Alanna LaHay traded the Georgian Bay lifestyle for the Greater Sudbury community in order to pursue an Advanced Diploma at Cambrian College for the Physical Fitness Management program from 2014-2017. As a former provincially recognized student leader and scholar graduate, she is now the Executive Director of Volunteer Sudbury [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Alex Anawati (37)

Alex Anawati (37)

Dr. Anawati is an ER physician at HSN and collaborates with the Sudbury & Districts Nurse Practitioners Clinics to deliver healthcare to Sudbury’s inner-city populations. He is an Assistant Professor, Global Health Coordinator, and a member of the Board of Directors at NOSM. Dr. Anawati advocates for social accountability in medicine nationally with the CFPC’s Social [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Alyson Laking (35)

Alyson Laking (35)

I was born and raised in Sudbury ON, growing up enjoying all the great things Sudbury has to offer. I attended the University of Guelph where I graduated with an Honours Bachelor of Science degree in Human Kinetics. I returned to Sudbury and started working for my family business at Laking Toyota. Luckily, I landed [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Amanda Kingsley Malo (32)

Amanda Kingsley Malo (32)

Amanda is a teacher, activist and changemaker. She began her teaching career in 2011, and currently teaches French Immersion Kindergarten at Valley View Public School. She is the founder of PoliticsNOW, a grassroots organization dedicated to finding, empowering and electing women to municipal councils in Northern Ontario. In March 2018, Amanda was appointed by the [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Andrea Benoit (31)

Andrea Benoit (31)

Andrea Benoit works various positions at Greater Sudbury Police Service—operating under the ranks of Special Constable, Auxiliary Sergeant and Call Taker in the 911 Emergency Communications Centre. She also volunteers for many roles within the Service; including the LGBT Inclusion Team and Critical Incident Stress Management Team. Through a combination of standout athletic talent and [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Ashley Kirwan (34)

Ashley Kirwan (34)

Ashley Kirwan is the Co-founder, President & CEO at Orix Geoscience; a geological consultant firm. Orix has 60 employees (50% female) within three offices (Toronto, Sudbury and Winnipeg). Ashley is committed to leading a new generation of geoscientists in the mining industry. Raised in Sudbury, Ashley earned both a B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Geology at [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Brandi Braithwaite (35)

Brandi Braithwaite (35)

Brandi is a highly motivated, passionate and resourceful leader with a wide professional skill set – with more than 15 years of experience in fundraising, marketing, communications, event management, sales, public relations and business management. She currently holds the position of Director of Development and Alumni at Cambrian College, is a member of the Rotary [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Bryan Cooper (31)

Bryan Cooper (31)

COOP has been in Sudbury since January, 2013 when he accepted the position as morning show host on 95.5 KFM.  He eventually became a weekend announcer on Pure Country (KICX) 91.7 in 2015, hosted the afternoon drive for a year, and has hosted Pure Country Mornings since February, 2017.  Being a hockey fanatic, COOP has [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Carly Buckner (39)

Carly Buckner (39)

Dr. Carly Buckner is a biomedical researcher whose highly innovative work shows how complementary and alternative medicines (CAMs) can affect patients with cancer. She was born and raised in Sudbury and obtained her BSc, MSc, and PhD degrees from Laurentian University. Dr Buckner developed a program to investigate how CAMs impact clinical outcomes in patients [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Christopher Pawlowicz (32)

Christopher Pawlowicz (32)

I was born and raised in Sudbury Ontario, attended Lockerby Composite high school followed by Laurentian University where I graduated in 2010 with a degree in Mining Engineering. I have a beautiful wife Rebecca and a 16 month old daughter named June. Professionally, I briefly worked for Technica Mining followed by Glencore and have held [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients