2019 Top 50 Under 50

Dec
17
2019
Volume
8-1
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
Dawn Ohama Age: 41 A business owner, teacher, electrician, firefighter, mentor, hockey manager, mother, wife and one very dedicated person to the community she lives in – Dawn Ohama wears many hats. Ohama started her career as an apprentice electrician in 1998. She was 24 years old at the time…
Dec
17
2019
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8-1
Dr. Jessicca Fielding Age: 33 When Nova Scotia-born Jessicca Fielding first came to visit Fort McMurray, she intended it to be a short two year stay. Seven years later, Fielding has become a leader in veterinary medicine and animal care. “I never expected to move here and find so many…
Dec
17
2019
Volume
8-1
Dustin Nokohoo Age: 35 Dustin Nokohoo is a family man and devotes his life to them through the community by providing athletic opportunities and training to youth. “I dedicate myself to my family. I want them to have a great life with me in it,” said Nokohoo, HSE (Health, Safety…
Dec
17
2019
Volume
8-1
Dwayne Vigilance Age: 47 Dwayne Vigilance’s favourite memory of his time in the Wood Buffalo region is growing up during the 80s, “Where you left your door open and everyone knew who you were. It was a great sense of community.” Born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Vigilance is  a…
Dec
17
2019
Volume
8-1
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
Heather Hagerman Age: 32 Heather Hagerman’s roots run deep in the Wood Buffalo region. As a born and raised Fort McMurrayite, she has manifested into the region on many levels of philanthropy for elders, youth and animals. Because Hagerman grew up with influential mentoring family members like her mother, Trudie-Ann…
Dec
17
2019
Volume
8-1
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,…

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