Wild Northerner Magazine Spring 2017 - Page 6

Krystie Hall - editor

Krystie is an English major from Laurentian University. Born and raised in Kenora, Ontario, she resides now in Greater Sudbury. Krystie enjoys camping, hiking and gardening.

Danielle Rancourt - writer

Former NCAA Division I hockey player and registered dietician from Sudbury. She currently works as a performance dietician for EXOS, a human performance company in the United States. She spent her childhood like many northern Ontario children: playing outdoors. Although one can be outdoors anywhere in the world, Rancourt believes there’s truly nothing like camping with friends and family on the lakes of northern Ontario.

Leigha Benford - writer

Leigha was born and raised in northern Ontario. If you can’t find her outside, she’s likely in the kitchen. Partner of a modern lumberjack, her life carries the permanent aroma of cinnamon, fresh air and cedar.

Adam Vallee - writer

This professional tournament angler from Sault Ste. Marie chasing smallmouth bass and largemouth bass from sun up to sun down and throughout the open water season. Vallee lends his advice for fall bass fishing.