Sam O’Connell

Sam O’Connell

Sam O’Connell Born in Vancouver, Sam was raised in Dublin, Ireland. Sam graduated with an honours degree in Biology from the National University of Ireland, Maynooth before returning to Canada. From a young age she has been working with kids of all ages, who...
David Croke

David Croke

David Croke David was born and raised in the charming city of Dublin, Ireland. It was there that he discovered a love for mathematics and a desire to teach. Throughout his schooling life he recognized that hard work and effort supersedes raw intelligence in the race...
Allie Entwistle

Allie Entwistle

Allie was born and raised in Kelowna, and has been working with youth for over a decade. Her first job was as a ski coach, and her favourite job was as a camp counsellor at a Boys and Girls Club summer camp in the Okanagan. She holds an honours degree in Linguistics...
Donna Lester-Smith

Donna Lester-Smith

Donna’s excitement for lifelong learning and mentoring students stems largely from her academic/community work with vulnerable populations. She has made her way to BrainBoost following years of knowledge-sharing in the humanities, intercultural diversity, human...
Matt King

Matt King

Matt was born in Edmonton, Alberta, and grew up in a hamlet outside the city. As a kid, he enjoyed cycling across town and imagining worlds that somehow always involved fumbling in the dirt. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Alberta, where he...