2007 Alumni

Northeast | Woman of the Decade

Louise Paquette

Louise Paquette

If we all work together, we can make a difference.

No one understands this philosophy more than FedNor’s director general Louise Paquette, a woman passionate about Northern Ontario.
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Northeast | Private Sector

Lois Henderson-Campbell

Lois Henderson-Campbell

Lois Henderson-Campbell is a true Northerner. Growing up in Yellowknife in a mining and military community infused a sense of leadership, discipline, and focus into hercharacter.
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Northeast | Public Sector

Marianne Berube

Marianne Berube

With a Northern Ontario forest industry looking for an answer to its flagging fortunes, Marianne Bérubé has spent seven years asking all the right questions.
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Northeast | Young Entrepreneur

Chantelle Gorham

Chantelle Gorham

Chantelle Gorham refuses to stick to conventional recipes, be it in her thri-ving fudge business, or her own career.

The 32-year-old owner of the Northwest Fudge Factory has taken the road less traveled throughout most of the last 10 years.
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Northwest | Private Sector

Irene Kozlowski

Irene Kozlowski

Getting pink-slipped on Good Friday, April 13, 2001 proved to be mixed blessing for Irene Kozlowski.

The project manager for iPares American became a casualty of the dot-boom-bust when Minneapolis software and web hoster, elected to close their Thunder Bay development shop.
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Northwest | Public Sector

Dorothy Wright

Dorothy Wright

It seemed like a harmless enough newspaper advertisement.

A 10-month contract position for a project development officer attached to the new Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM).
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Northwest | Young Entrepreneur

Teri Treftlin

Teri Treftlin

Geraldton’s Teri Treftlin was fortunate enough to find her life’s calling early on.

Propped up on a saddle as a toddler, she was bawling at being taken off a horse, rather than being intimidated by the powerful, yet docile animal.
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