Meet Our Participants

Meet Our Participants

This year NYA will run three core programs for the first time in the organizations 20 year history! Meet the youth!

Canadian Program

Nunavut Participants

Baeily Evetalegak – Cambridge Bay
Brenden Angotingoar – Naujaat
Charmaine Putulik – Naujaat
Christopher Atutuvaa – Baker Lake
Devon Manik – Resolute Bay
Doyle Algona – Kugluktuk
Jeremiah Nakashuk – Pangnirtung
Joellen Netser – Coral Harbour
Laila Onalik – Kimmirut
Naomie Parr – Cape Dorset
Pauloosie Alorut – Igloolik
Pearlie May Howard – Cambridge Bay
Quentin Sala – Sanikiluaq
Samuel Ootoova – Pond Inlet
Shavanna Oogark – Kugaaruk
Susannah Mablik – Naujaat
Victoria Piryuaq – Baker Lake
Wally Issigaitok – Hall Beach

Northwest Territories Participants

Chloe Kanayok – Ulukhaktok
Dallas Sassie – Fort Liard
Danielle Mantla – Gamètì
Delainea Anderson – Fort Simpson
Destiney Beaulieu – Inuvik
Diana Williah – Behchokǫ̀
Hayven Elanik – Aklavik
Jacob Gargan – Fort Providence
Jessica Andre – Tsiigehtchic
John Noksana – Tuktoyaktuk
Juliet Mackenzie – Behchokǫ
Kiana Wedawin – Whatì
Rachelle Maccauley – Tulita
Sadeedi Gargan – Fort Providence
Seth Franki – Ndilo
Shaylynn Mackeinzo – Deline
Skye Boucher – Hay River
Tegan Nitsiza – Behchokǫ
Trinity Cayen – K’atl’odeeche First Nation

NYA Next

Brandon Hardisty – Fort Simpson
Dallas Thom – Fort Providence
David Jr. Porter – Gjoa Haven
Donathan Kigutikakjuk – Arctic Bay
Elliot Betsaka – Nahanni Butte
Hayley Totalik – Taloyoak
James Duncan – Rankin Inlet
Jayme Nerysoo – Fort McPherson
Katelyn Kalai – Coral Harbour
Kathleen Gill – Fort Smith
Kerrianna Lafferty – Behchokǫ
Laylu Judas – Wekweeti
Mikaela Vandell – Fort Providence
Richard Tungulik – Gjoa Haven

International Program

Christopher Canadien – Fort Providence
Courtney Kikoak – Tuktoyaktuk
Gibson Porter – Gjoa Haven
Katarina Tinqui – Behchokǫ
Mahasi Nateela – Arviat
Patricia Wedawin – Gamètì