Meet Our Team

First Light Safety Products Team standing in front of their office

The Paper Pushers

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Stephen Climer

Category Sales Manager

I wanted to be Jerry Jones or Hugh Hefner 

Matt Hudson

Director of Finance

I wanted to be a Power Ranger when I grew up

Monique Lashley

Director of Human Resources

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I wanted to be Robin Hood – steal from the rich and give to the poor

Jovan Latisnere

Director of Supply Chain

I wanted to be a businessman and carry a briefcase; I thought briefcases were awesome

Andrew McKay

Director of Embedded Systems

I wanted to be an X-Wing Pilot

Sean Robertson

Sales Manager

I wanted to be a professional golfer

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Cam Ai Quan-Smith

Vice President

I wanted to be a doctor or a lawyer…the typical Asian parental dream for their kids

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Kevin Smith

President

I auditioned for Napoleon Dynamite

Jody Stadnyk

Marketing Manager

I wanted to be a lawyer because I thought they could convince people of anything

Michael Yudelevich

Director of Mechanical Engineering

I wanted to be an engineer, but that didn’t stop my parents from making me take music and dancing classes

The Talkaholics

Samantha Anthonisz

Regional Account Executive

I wanted to be She-Ra: Princess of Power

 

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Nick Chappell

Regional Account Executive

I always wanted to be a truck driver because my favorite movie was Smokey and the Bandit

 

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Kevin Elsom

New Bus Integration Specialist

I loved the water so much that I wanted to be a professional swimmer

 

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Julian Fosty

Regional Account Executive

My favourite movie series was Toy Story and to this day my favourite series is probably still Toy Story

 

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Khrystyna Gaponiuk

Inside Sales Representative

I WANTED TO BECOME A CIRCUS CLOWN TO MAKE PEOPLE LAUGH

 

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Robyn Krawchuk

Customer Support Specialist

Still waiting on my letter from Hogwarts

 

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Brett Kuchciak

Specification and Compliance Executive

I wanted to be a “Pokemon Master”. I knew it was impossible, but I would think really hard about being one before going to bed in hopes of dreaming about it

 

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Michelle Macario

Business Development Executive

I spent hours sitting or standing on the giant rocks in my grandma’s raised garden pretending I was a famous game show/talk show host, and I used her flowers as my microphone

 

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Sofja Mankova

Inside Sales Representative

I wanted to be a primary school teacher to make a positive difference in children’s lives and share my own knowledge

 

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Graham Matthews

Regional Account Executive

GROWING UP, I ALWAYS WANTED TO BE JUST LIKE DAVID BECKHAM, SO MUCH SO THAT MY PARENTS HAD NUMEROUS DENTS IN THEIR GARAGE DOORS FROM MY PRACTICING FREE KICKS

 

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Anita Moroz

Inside Sales Representative

As a little girl, my first goal was always to be rich, and if I couldn’t have that, I wanted to be a dancer or singer. But unfortunately, I cannot sing

 

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Hope Myers

Inside Sales Representative

Growing up I wanted to be a princess. For over a year I insisted on wearing my sparkly tiara and pretty pink dresses almost every day!

 

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Agness Pykacz

Inside Sales Representative

I wanted to be a singer, model, and a soccer player and travel the world

 

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Craig Raridon

Regional Account Executive

I wanted to be a running back for the Nebraska Cornhuskers

 

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Peter Valadez

Regional Account Executive

I wanted to be a navy pilot like Tom cruise in top gun

 

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Ryan Wiebe

Inside Sales Representative

I always wanted to be an actor or a musician… At least I still get to talk for a living

 

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