Winterovers from Canada


Seventeen winterers that I know of claim some (well at least 1/2*) Canadian heritage--going back all the way to
 the Navy days of the original station:

Year(s)          Last Name     First Name             Position/Affiliations
1973             Davis         Gerald           equipment mechanic   US Navy             ASA
2001             Bird          Jennifer         dining attendant     RPSC                FOOD
2001             Bird          John             LIDAR                Univ. of Illinois   SCIENCE
2003             Leppik***     Karina		AST/RO               Harvard/Smithsonian SCIENCE
2005             Otto          Christian        physician            RPSC                MEDICAL
2005             Ray*          Michael          network engineer     RPSC                FEMC
2005             Duncan        Eric             production cook      RPSC                FOOD
2008             Vanderlinde   Keith            team member          SPT                 SCIENCE
2009, 2010       Ellison       Genevieve        waste management     RPSC                OPS
2009             Gentille      Michele          sous chef            NANA                FOOD
2009             Miller        Jonathon         science tech/HR      RPSC                SCIENCE   
2010             MacMahon**    Mel              winter site manager  RPSC                OPS
2011             Douceur***    Renée Nicole     winter site manager  RPSC                OPS
2012             Brunel        Jean-Pierre (JP) plumber              RPSC/ASC            FEMC
2014, 2016, 2017 Krahn         Matthew          machinist            SCIENCE             SCOARA/SPT
2016             Knott         Craig            winter site manager  ASC                 OPS
2016             Van Rossem    Mack             grantee              SCIENCE             ICECUBE

*during my 2005 winter,  one of our musical groups named themselves
 the "2-1/2 Canadians" :)
**  Mel has both Irish and Canadian heritage
*** Karina and Renée are American. Karina was born in Canada, and Renée was born in Montreal of Canadian ancestry. 


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