Faculty

Look behind the scenes to see who is involved in the ACE program, whether it be the instructors, the mentors, or the people leading the program itself.

Our Instructors

Mark Bridge

ACE Instructor
Gustavson School of Business

Dr. Vivien Corwin

ACE Instructor
Gustavson School of Business

Dan Nesbitt

ACE Instructor
Leap Botanicals, Mind Body Leadership

Chris Graham

ACE Instructor
Gustavson School of Business

Dr. David Try

ACE Instructor
Northwest Community College

Dr. Graham Brown

ACE Instructor
Gustavson School of Business

Mia Maki

ACE Instructor
Gustavson School of Business

Heather Ranson

ACE Instructor
Gustavson School of Business

Dave McKeever

ACE Instructor
Northwest Community College

Todd Dunlop

ACE Instructor
RingPartner, BetaStreet

Dr. Mark Colgate

ACE Instructor
Gustavson School of Business

Greg Martin

ACE Instructor
Where the Head Goes Performance Systems, Mind Body Leadership, Integrity Arts

Patrick Shannon

ACE Instructor
InnoNative

Dr. Brock Smith

ACE Instructor
Gustavson School of Business

Michaela Tokarski

ACE Instructor
Gustavson School of Business

Our Mentors

Dwayne Simeon

Artist
LD-ACE Mentor

Sharon Bond

Kekuli Cafe
LD-ACE Mentor

Susan Keenan

ANTCO
LD-ACE Mentor

Joe Doyle

Donut King
LD-ACE Mentor

Joseph Tewanee

Tewanee Consulting Group Inc.
NW-ACE Mentor

Rachel Humphrey

Indoor Playgrounds International
NW-ACE Mentor

Sam Mitchell

Audio Engineer
LD-ACE Mentor

Tony Reda

GoldCorp
LD-ACE Mentor

Terry Kuzma

New Relationship Trust
LD-ACE Mentor

Maylia Janzen

Mentor Entrepreneur
LD-ACE

Wesley Hiller

Studio 3 – Salon & Spa
NW-ACE Mentor

Donna Diana

Donna’s Kitchen & Catering
NW-ACE Mentor

Dorothy Grant

Dorothy Grant Ltd.
NW-ACE Mentor

Theresa Corky Larsen Jonasson

Author
LD-ACE Mentor

Jennifer Manuel

Author
LD-ACE Mentor

Debbie Bell

Bell First Aid
LD-ACE Mentor

Hayley Read

Up with Art
NW-ACE Mentor

Jim Gristwood

Haisla Taxi
NW-ACE Mentor

Brad Vennard

NWCC Culinary Arts Instructor and Chef
NW-ACE Mentor

Neil Belanger

Coastal West Consulting
NW-ACE Mentor

Nola Dibski

LD-ACE Mentor
Inter-Faith Bridging Project

Julie John

Eagle Eye Gifts
LD-ACE Mentor

Barb Bonnough

Velocity Training
LD-ACE Mentor

Lucy Praught

Spirit Strategies Ltd.
NW-ACE Mentor

Dan George

Four Directions Management Services Ltd.
NW-ACE Mentor

Linda Parker

Sherwood Mountain Brewhouse Ltd.
NW-ACE Mentor

Frank Parnell

CEO
TRICORP

Cory Stephens

Program Manager and
Learning Enhancement Officer
NW-ACE

Kirstin Leary

Client Service Specialist
Gustavson School of Business International & Indigenous Programs

Jacquie Ridley

COO
TRICORP

Charmaine Stack

Director
Gustavson School of Business Executive Programs

Debra Tamagi

Program Manager
LD-ACE

Fraser Earl

Program Manager
Haida Owned and Operated

Dr. Brent Mainprize

ACE Program Instructor

Nicole Wallace

Associate Director
Gustavson School of Business International & Indigenous Programs, Executive Programs

Helena Zhang

Client Service Specialist
Gustavson School of Business International & Indigenous Programs, Executive Programs