i was honoured to be invited by the Institute for Canadian Citizenship  to speak at Calgary’s canadian citizenship ceremony on oct 16 at Arts Commons. I spoke alongside Nobel prize nominee Doreen Spence, Arts Commons President and CEO Johan Zietsman and many other luminaries as we welcomed 59 new Canadians to the country…


Donna Stewart, Citizenship Officer /Clerk of ceremony; unknown; Cree Elder Doreen Spence; me; Judge Joseph Woodard, Presiding Official; Johann Zietsman, President and CEO ARTS Commons; unknown; unknown; Umashanie Reddy: RBC Immigrant of Distinction Award winner; Royal Canadian Mounted Police Sergeant Conal Archer