IMPACT with Diana Moser

Our guest on IMPACT was the Interim Executive Director of Arts Council Wood Buffalo. Diana Moser came to Fort McMurray five years ago for a job at the Oil Sands Discovery Centre. She began her return to her artistic roots during the Keyano Theatre Company production of Les Mis and…

IMPACT with Cecilia Mutch

Our guest on IMPACT on December 13th was the new Executive Director of The United Way of Fort McMurray. She talks about her learning process and a successful career in a number of leadership positions with industry and health care. IMPACT is a collaboration with the United Way, FuseSocial and…

IMPACT with Angie Chinguwo

Angie Chinguwo is Team Lead with HIV North Society, based in The Redpoll Centre at Shell Place. Originally from Zimbabwe, Angie was inspired to be an advocate for HIV/AIDS awareness after a moving experience of meeting a young boy suffering from the disease in her home country. Her and her…

IMPACT with Beverly Fawcett

Our guest on the November 29th edition of IMPACT was Beverley Fawcett. In addition to being Director of Church Operations with the McMurray Gospel Assembly, she serves as Chair of the Ministerial Association and runs the Hope in Christ Ministries. She is a long-time resident of Fort McMurray and lead…

IMPACT with Diane Shannon – the exit interview

Diane Shannon has spent 8 years as Executive Director of The United Way of Fort McMurray. In this edition of IMPACT, she reflects on how much has changed during her time in the role and moments that she never will forget. IMPACT is a collaboration of United Way, FuseSocial and…

IMPACT with Ruth Perry

Ruth Perry is program coordinator with the Micheolas Art Foundation, a non-profit organization operating out of The Art Foundry at River Station, and an artist. She was our guest on IMPACT on November 15th, talking about many things including her creative process and how it has helped in her and…

IMPACT with Justine Rukeba

Justine Rukeba is the new Executive Director of the Multicultural Association of Wood Buffalo. She has arrived in the community with a wealth of experiences in countries like Rwanda, Afghanistan and South Sudan working in the areas of transitional justice and constitutional development. IMPACT is a collaboration of The United…

IMPACT with Austan Najmi Beauchamp

At 11 years old, Austan Najmi Beauchamp is using his artistic talents to open up dialogue and understanding about the impacts of the Indian residential school system in Canada. He is a remarkable young man who is a force for positive change in the world. IMPACT is a collaboration of…

IMPACT with Dave Martin

Dave Martin is a singer, songwriter, educator, facilitator, mentor, and Instruments of Change champion. A resident of Fort McMurray since the early 2000s, Dave has been a regular presence on the music scene. He has also been impacting the lives of many young people through a program that links up…

IMPACT with Adem Campbell

Adem Campbell was our guest on the October 18th edition of IMPACT. A grade 7 teacher at Father Mercredi, Adem is a baseball, volleyball and basketball coach. He is also one of many people who lost everything during the Fort McMurray wildfire. Adem opens up about being uninsured and how…