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Meet Our Team

Laura Ferguson: Coordinator of Programs and Initiatives

Laura joined the Athletics Department in July 2019, 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.



ActiveU Staff

- 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.







Daniel - Daniel is a new ActiveU staff member this year, joining us for the summer of 2021! He recently finished his 2nd year at Lakehead where he is studying Kinesiology. Daniel is very passionate about all different kinds of sports and activities, and is very excited to use that passion when working with kids. He is looking forward to graduating from Lakehead and using his skills and knowledge in his field of work. Dan has played soccer his whole life and loves anything that involves physical activity.







Sydney  - Sydney is a new ActiveU staff member, and is very excited to join the team! She completed her undergraduate degree in Kinesiology, and is now finishing her first year of the Education program at Lakehead! Sydney hopes to become a teacher one day so she can share her love of learning. Sydney enjoys spending her free time hiking, spending time outside and playing sports. She especially loves to watch and play basketball! Sydney can’t wait to meet you!








Colin - Colin is excited to join ActiveU for the first time this summer. He is from Havelock, Ontario, and is currently studying criminology at Lakehead University. Colin is a defensemen on the Men's Varsity Hockey team! On his free time, he likes to hang out with his teammates, workout, hike, and play golf and soccer. His future goals are to play professional hockey in Europe or the USA. As an ActiveU staff member, Colin is looking forward to building relationships with his campers and creating lots of fun memories! He hopes to give kids knowledge on what it is like to be a student athlete, and inspire them to participate in sport.


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