Beni Johnson grew up in Fort McMurray, where he identified as one of the few people of colour.

Good Earth barista Alexandra Aguila is a dedicated worker. She is also a student at the University of Calgary. Between balancing her job and her school work, she still finds time to express her passion through music and performance, most recently with an alumni choir from her former high school, Notre Dame.

Tenille Riechelmann says she never expected to have to quit her full-time job as a graphic designer to pursue her own artistic fulfillment.

Growing up watching her mother sew, young Mikaela Cochrane became determined to learn how.