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Our Thanks

Arts Commons Presents' distinguished speaker series, National Geographic Live, delivers behind-the-scenes stories, stunning imagery, and gripping footage from world-renowned photographers, scientists, authors, filmmakers, conservationists, and adventurers.

We are grateful to the following members of Explorers Circle that help bring these intrepid Explorers to Calgary and inspire positive change in the world.

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Engagement Sponsors

Anonymous -
When Women Ruled the World by Kara Cooney

Michel Bourque & Bryan Clarke -
Building the Photo Ark by Joel Sartore

Doug Flaig & Helen Timmons - 
Secret Lives of Bears by Rae Wynn-Grant

Ken Havard - 
When Women Ruled the World by Kara Cooney

James & Janice Morton - 
Secret Lives of Bears by Rae Wynn-Grant

Trailblazers

Alex & Aliza Sarian

Explorers

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Maureen Armitage & Shane Matthews
Caroline Barham
Sandra & Simon Barker
Cabra Consulting Ltd.
Holly Clark & Jon Handforth
Antony, Kathleen & Alexander Deakin
Colleen & Norm Dickson
David, Roxanne & Lochlan Dunlop
Greg Epton & Greg Robertson
Derrick Finney
Barb Gosling & Derek Small
Janine LaBossiere
Joel Lipkind & Sally Sprague-Lipkind
Maureen Mannix
Beverly & Gavin Matthews
Brian Mills & Susan Tyrrell
Jordan & Nyssa Moore
Don Surphlis & Peggy Smigarowski
Joyce Warren & Vanessa Arrate

Associate Explorers

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Chanel Avarello
Barbara Caldwell & Roy Kaufman
Nicole Liboiron-Coles & Warren Coles
Gail Conway
Tom Dance & Nancy L. Wilson
Antony, Kathleen & Alexander Deakin
Mikki & Dennis Dergousouff
Laura & Terry Ell
Paul English & Marion Woodman
Brenda Fick
Cathy Fulton & Jim Smellie
Lise Goemans & Jane Serrabee
Karen Greathead
Peter Grundy
Chris & Melissa Hannam
Stellanie Hyer
Edith Jubenville
Lara King

Associate Explorers

Ayn Loeppky
Ken Lueers
Dr. Michael Massie
Noela Moffit
Donna Neumann
Dave Newby
Karen & Tim O'Connor
John & Phyllis Peters
Andrew & Sarah-Jane Petti
Dr. Jeremy Quickfall
Elaine Rude
Brian St. Germain
Gary & Roxanne Steen
David Wartman
Jeanne Watson
Jennifer & David Wells
Pam Whaley
Williams Matthew Family

Friends

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Mary Aben
Leann Acheson
Susan Adamson
Ryan Allan
Sheila Allan
Laurie Anderson
Peggy Aufricht
Gary & Caroline Bank
Wendy Benson
Lance Berg
S. Bish
Emma & Jordan Blake
Cindy Bogya
Laurie Boland
Gail Boldt
Helene Boudreau
Pat Brown
Nicole Bures
Jeff Cahill

Friends

Jayni Caldwell & Pat Young
Gwen Calkins
Tim Carlielle
Jennifer Chan
Janine & Jason Clouthier 
Mendy & Judy Chernos
John Clark
Barb Craven
Eileen Criebardis
Heather Davis
Kathleen Davis
Colleen & Norm Dickson
Anmargaret Donald
Joanne Doust
Jim Duggan
Debbie Durie
Catherine Dussault
Nancy Eckart
Valerie Edwards
Todd Elligson

Friends

Emily Eng
Lynne Fennell
Rosemary Finch
Bob Olmstead & Anne Findlay
Jansje Franck
Robert French
Barbara Fuller
Evelyn Fulton
Ellen Gasser
Michael & Susan Godwin
Leanne Graham
Lynn Hagel
Kerrie Hale
Richard Haley
David & Gwen Hall
Maura Hamill
Judy Hansen
Dana Harding
Shelley Harris
Sheila Harvey

Friends

Jeanne Harvie
Jennifer Hayes Starratt
Dana Heise
Brian & Annette Hester
Timothy Hladik
Riley Holmes
Kendra Horosko
Gordon Hutton
Mary Irwin
Twyla Jeske
Patricia Kaiserseder
Diane Karst
Bradley & Andrea Kennedy
Lana Kliewer
Tasha Komery
Eileen Kraft
Kathy Laszlo
Leslie Lawrence
Angela Linke
Gidgette MacCrimmon

Friends

Amanda McGuire
Mary Macleod
Laurie Manion
Jodi Marshall
Scott Marta
Cathy Martyn
Ian & Carol Mathers
Trish Matheson
Don McIntosh
Roderick McKay
Susan McKillican
Mark Mclenahan
Janet McMahen
Ciara McNiff
Betty Morgan
Francine Morrison
Janina O'Sullivan
Gill Owen
Kelli Oystryk
Caterina Pascuzzo

Friends

Heather Pawson
Elizabeth Penrose
Jane Pollock
Sharon Purvis
Donna Rapp
Brent Rochemont
Catherine Ross
Craig Savage
Ian & Ginny Scott
Dana Seiffert
Don Serink
Jacqueline Shaw
Mary Sillitto
Debora Soucy
Sandra Sprecker
Elaine Stokes
Joanne Strekaf
Doug & Laurie Strother
Suzanne Taylor
Teresa Taylor

Friends

Shone Thistle & Heather Shaw
Jan Thompson
John Thompson & Joni Hughes
Kevin Treptau & Tracy Brenner
Margaret Turner
Cherie Tutt
Anne Vaahtokari
Brendan Vickery
Susan Wallace
Sylvie Welsh
Patricia Wismer
Jean Yee
Esther Zdrill

“My parents and I believe it’s important to support education and help students that might not have a chance. I’m really happy to know that other kids will now have the same opportunity as me, to see such exciting Explorers as Astrobiologist Kevin Hand.”


~ Alexander Deakin, Trailblazer Member