Squamish Youth Centre Team
Whenever we’re open you’ll find at least two of these smiling faces, working hard to make sure everyone is safe and having a good time.
Caitlin Anderson, Youth Centre Coordinator
FAVOURITE MOVIE: Blue Crush
FAVOURITE BOOK: Daring Greatly by Brenee Brown
FAVOURITE QUOTE: “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” -Maya Angelou
I WILL NEVER BE SEEN WITHOUT: A smile
WHEN I’M NOT AT THE YOUTH CENTRE, YOU WILL MOST LIKELY SEE ME…. Hanging out on my couch listening to records and drinking coffee.
TRAVEL/VISIT? Nicaragua and Iceland were a blast to travel to. I’d love to spend time in New Zealand.
FOOD? Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup.
ICE CREAM? Maple
FUN FACT: I’ve been on a 48-day canoe trip in Alaska.
Alex Champoux, Youth Worker
FAVOURITE MOVIE: Louis C.K. 2017
FAVOURITE BOOK: Everything is Illuminated
FAVOURITE QUOTE: “Enlightenment isn’t found on a full stomach”
I WILL NEVER BE SEEN WITHOUT: My glasses.
WHEN I’M NOT AT THE YOUTH CENTRE, YOU WILL MOST LIKELY SEE ME…. Climbing destinations / in the mountains
TRAVEL/VISIT? I have been fortunate to see lots of BC and Europe but I have never been anywhere tropical, where I can play in the ocean, flirt all day with dolphins and other sea creatures with a kite and a board, slice some fruit fresh from the trees and fall asleep to the new sounds of the tropics. Maybe The Dominican Republic?
ICE CREAM? Coffee
FUN FACT: I was once stalked by a cougar.
Teresa Berkholtz, Youth Worker
BORN: Calgary, Alberta
FAVOURITE MOVIE: Lion King
FAVOURITE BOOK: The Bible
FAVOURITE QUOTE: Farts are just the ghosts of the things we eat.
I WILL NEVER BE SEEN WITHOUT: Archibald
WHEN I’M NOT AT THE YOUTH CENTRE, YOU WILL MOST LIKELY SEE ME… Mountain biking, hiking, drawing, reading, kickboxing.
TRAVEL/VISIT? Romania, Hawaii, New Zealand, Australia, Thailand, Malaysia, Egypt, Jorden, Israel, Peru, Mexico, Italy, Germany, Amsterdam.
FUN FACT: I survived a helicopter crash.
Celia Pratt, Youth Worker
BORN: Vancouver, BC
FAVOURITE BOOK: The Break by Katherena VVermette
I WILL NEVER BE SEEN WITHOUT: My tiny water bottle
WHEN I’M NOT AT THE YOUTH CENTRE, YOU WILL MOST LIKELY SEE ME…. Biking around town.
TRAVEL/VISIT? I want to travel to Greece!
FOOD? Fruit – strawberries, blueberries, blackberries
ICE CREAM? Rasberry Gelato
FUN FACT: I have two extra teeth
Healther Lightfoot, Relief Youth Worker
BORN: North Vancouver, Raised in Surrey
FAVOURITE MOVIE: Jaws
FAVOURITE BOOK: Intro the Wild
FAVOURITE QUOTE: The world gives you so much pain and here you are making gold out of it -Rupi Kaur
I WILL NEVER BE SEEN WITHOUT: Carrots .. I’m always eating carrots.
WHEN I’M NOT AT THE YOUTH CENTRE, YOU WILL MOST LIKELY SEE ME…. Hanging off a rock face.
FOOD? Macaroni and cheese
FUN FACT: Got stranded on a crocodile infested river in Costa Rica after the boat I was on exploded.
Kate Hoefle, Relief Youth Worker
BORN: Surrey, BC.
FAVOURITE MOVIE/BOOK: Breakfast at Tiffany’s
FAVOURITE QUOTE: “The most wasted of all days is one without laughter” -E.E. Cummings
I WILL NEVER BE SEEN WITHOUT: My chapstick
WHEN I’M NOT AT THE YOUTH CENTRE, YOU WILL MOST LIKELY SEE ME…. Out for a walk/hike with my pups!!
FUN FACT: I have been dog sledding – it was so amazing.. but physically hurt it was so cold!!