Meet Our Team
Laura Ferguson: Coordinator of Programs and Initiatives
Laura is in her first year as a member of the Athletics Department, and plays a key role in the execution and delivery of ActiveU. She graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University before heading down to Ohio State for graduate school, and is very excited to have joined the Thunderwolves Family. She is passionate about developing children's programs and wellness initiatives and looks to expand and create even more opportunities and programs for children in the near future. Laura is very excited to deliver a top-notch program to children in the community, allowing them to explore a variety of new activities and educational experiences.
Brittany - Brittany is our lead ActiveU staff. She has worked with ActiveU since Spring 2019, and worked with us during the summer for our day camps in addition to being a Birthday host. Brittany is currently in her second year of Concurrent Education with Natural Science. She is passionate about working with children and is excited to further her career in becoming a teacher one day. Her favourite games to play during events are dodgeball and octopus. Brittany also loves running and being active.
Amélie - Amélie joined the ActiveU team in Fall 2019 and has worked our Fall PD Day Camps and is also a Birthday host ! She is currently in her 4th year at Lakehead studying Environmental Management. She is passionate about working with children and hopes to one day become a basketball coach like her Dad. Her favourite games to play are stones, octopus, freeze tag, and dodgeball.
Kayla - Kayla joined the ActiveU team in Fall 2019 as a PD day staff member and Birthday host, and can't wait to play with our participants! Kayla is in her first year in the Education program at Lakehead and aspires to become a great teacher one day. She has a passion for sports and loves working with children. She thinks that children have so much to offer to the world and loves to see them learn new things. Kayla is also a devoted athlete and particularly loves to play soccer and volleyball.
Megan - Megan is a new ActiveU staff member this year, joining us in Jan 2020! Megan is currently in the first year of her Masters of Social Justice at Lakehead. She is also a member of the LU Women’s Basketball team! Megan has a strong camp background and loves with children. She hopes to one day become a lawyer. Her favourite games to play are capture the flag, bump out and golden child.
Rayshawn - Rayshawn is a new ActiveU staff member as of January 2020 and is excited to meet all of our campers! Rayshawn is currently a 1st year student at Lakehead studying English and Philosophy, and is also a member of our Men's Basketball team. Rayshawn is extremely passionate about working with children and aspires to one day be a teacher and a basketball coach. His favourite games to play are dodgeball, octopus, and what time is it Mr. Wolf