Winterovers from Canada


Sixteen 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)      Name                           Position/Affiliation
1973             Davis         Gerald           equipment mechanic   US Navy         ASA
2001             Bird          Jennifer         dining attendant     RPSC            FOOD
2001             Bird          John             LIDAR                U. OF ILLINOIS  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
*** Renée is American, but was born in Montreal of Canadian ancestry


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